How does your academy trust manage risks effectively, efficiently and proportionally?
The academy sector has faced many challenges and risks since inception and these look set to continue in 2019 and beyond.
Funding pressures and uncertainties mean that academy trusts are facing challenges in regards to their income, whilst areas such as increased teachers’ pay and pensions contributions add pressure to the cost base for the sector.
What are the key risk themes within the academy sector?
RSM’s first risk register analysis enables you to compare your academy trusts risk profile with that of others.
Our report has undertaken further analysis of the contents of academy trusts strategic risk registers which has identified key risk themes in the following areas:
- Commercial and operations
- Human resources
Download a copy of our report and learn more about the key risk theme areas and how they benchmark with your academy trust. Whilst risk management can never prevent a risk from materialising, it can, and does, help to understand possible causes and impacts and to plan the necessary controls and contingencies.