In 2011 ECARDA teamed up with Wilkin Chapman Grange (Solicitors) who have experience working with schools converting to academy status. Together we are able to offer the full range of professional services to schools who are considering converting at a cost well below the current government grant.
Both ECARDA and Wilkin Chapman Grange have worked with schools from the governors’ consideration of the case for conversion through to the opening of the newly converted academy.
ECARDA members have extensive experience supporting sponsors establish Academies across the country, including the following specific elements of work:
ECARDA members have experience in supporting sponsors establish and extend their multi-academy trusts by undertaking tasks listed above and: