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A comprehensive financial support and advice service provided for settings, schools and academies, headteachers and governors.

What this service includes:

  • Meeting with headteacher / senior manager to prepare the school's annual budget and 3 year plan
  • Provision of Excel Spreadsheet to support 3 year budget planning
  • Mid-year review of the budget and expected out-turn

The following services are available for the school to utilise within the purchased hours.

  • Advice and support to headteacher, governors or school managers on financial matters as required by the school during the year
  • Advice on financial planning and managing budgets beyond the current financial year
  • Support in preparation for Ofsted Inspection or Internal Audit
  • Analysis of the school's budget or spend against CFR benchmarking data
  • Briefing on national financial developments
  • Advice to schools in establishing or maintaining financial systems and procedures

Pricing Structure:

These services vary from school to school according to need and size. Therefore, please contact ECARDA to discuss your requirements so that a price can be calculated for you.
We do not charge for discussing and setting up contracts