Governor Finance Training

Flexible, practical and tailored to meet your requirements

“Very easy to follow and timings were perfect”

“Level of detail well pitched, engaging speaker and enthusiastic”

“Flexible with questions, queries and timings”

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Over 90% of delegates would recommend our training services

“Great content and presentation very informative”

Training Services

Flexible, practical and tailored to meet your requirements 

 

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The co-founders of The Headteacher’s Report have a background in supporting Governors, Headteachers and SBMs across the sector.  Our specialist in-depth knowledge is in education finance, strategic planning and long-term budgeting.  

All our training courses are flexible and can be delivered as brief twilight sessions, one to one training or as a group workshop.

For more information and to discuss your requirements please contact us

 


 

Example workshops

 

INTRODUCTION TO SCHOOLS / ACADEMY FINANCE

Perfect for governors and staff with financial responsibilities this course can be delivered as a short twilight session or a more in-depth half day workshop.

Example content

  • Where does the money come from
  • Key financial roles and responsibilities
  • The budget cycle
  • Financial reporting and monitoring

TOP 10 FINANCIAL CHECKS FOR GOVERNORS

A practical view on the DfE Schools Financial Efficiency guidance.

Delegates will be provided with practical examples on what information governors should be given to help make sure their school is managing financial resources effectively

LINKING THE SCHOOL DEVELOPMENT PLAN TO THE ANNUAL BUDGET

Focus on strategic planning in schools and how this can practically be achieved.

Example content

  • Practical steps in linking the SDP to the budget
  • Maximising classroom resources
  • Value for Money / achieving Best Value
  • Key roles and responsibilities
  • Benchmarking

 

What delegates say about our training

Flexible with questions, queries and timings

Understanding school & academy finance

Level of detail well pitched, engaging speaker and enthusiastic

Top 10 planning checks

Chance for governors attending to ask questions which were answered well and clearly

Introduction to finance

 


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Contact us to discuss your training requirements in more detail.
Call 0161 266 1028 or send a message to our training team