Financial services overview

Overview

Financial Services offers a high quality comprehensive range of financial management advice, information, guidance and support to schools and academies.

Our customer focused services are delivered by a highly committed, dedicated and experienced team that understands all the complexities of schools and academy finances.

Our professional expertise includes qualifications in accountancy, school business management and ICT. Financial Services offers a high quality comprehensive range of financial management advice, information, guidance and support to schools and academies.

Our customer focused services are delivered by a highly committed, dedicated and experienced team that understands all the complexities of schools and academy finances.

Our professional expertise includes qualifications in accountancy, school business management and ICT.

What the service provides

  • Supporting school leadership teams in the detailed budget preparation, construction, monitoring and forecasting for multiple-year periods
  • Provision of bespoke user-friendly financial management reports that meet schools and national reporting requirements. These can be purchased as a separate package by any school that does not buy into the full School Bursary Service
  • Supporting schools with all of the strategic aspects of school business management, from reviewing administrative processes through to major project developments
  • Termly visits to your school, or more if circumstances or additional support is required, including attendance at Governing Body meetings by invitation

Benefits to your school

Our highly experienced and specialised service provides you with all essential budget management  information, monitoring, guidance and support  which enables Bury's schools to maintain their excellent financial management reputation.

We take pride in our extensive knowledge and in-depth experience of individual schools and tailor our support to directly relate the financial complexities into realistic and appropriately costed plans and visions.

Further benefits are included at each service description.

SLA information

pdf icon SLA - Financial Services - Academies & Schools - April 2021 to March 2022 [162kb]