Back to school report - January

Inside this edition of our back to school report we look at a number of areas of continuing interest, as well as raising awareness on a potential additional source of project funding. This editions covers:

  • the incoming apprenticeship levy;
  • fraud;
  • the essentials of risk management;
  • stage 2 funding consultation;
  • carbon reduction; and
  • grant funding for sports related and other initiatives.

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The essentials of risk management

17 January 2017

In this article we've identified the key components that will create a more dynamic environment for risk management. This will help improve your academy's risk maturity and outlook.

Are you aware of sports funding?

17 January 2017

With increasing pressure on schools to find more creative ways to increase their income - has your academy considered sports funding?

Planning for the apprenticeship levy

17 January 2017

How much of the apprenticeship levy will you pay from April 2017?

Funding reform - further consultation

17 January 2017

As proposals are taken forward into the stage 2 funding consultation, we assess what this means for you and the financial sustainability of your school.

Preventing fraud - what you need to know

17 January 2017

Fraud and computer misuse are now the most common crimes in this country with a staggering 5.2 million offences committed in the last year alone. What steps can your trust take to prevent fraud?