Archive for September, 2012

Audit committee arrangements-Academys

I thought it would be useful to briefly touch upon a recent change that was included in the September 2012 version of the Academy’s Handbook – that you as Academy’s should be aware of: Academy Trusts (AT) that are a multi-academy federation must have a dedicated audit committee; all ATs with an income of over [...]

Testimony-Primary Academy Trust Executive Headteacher

Annal Nayyar  is relentless in his pursuit of the highest standards of financial management and value for money. His advice and support have enabled the academy trust to focus on our core purpose: providing educational excellence to our community, safe in the knowledge that our finances are secure.  

Pupil Premium 2013-14

England’s most disadvantaged pupils are to benefit from extra cash next year when the Pupil Premium rises to £900 per pupil – around 50 per cent higher than last year. Schools receive extra cash through the premium for every child registered as eligible for free school meals (FSM) at any point in the past six [...]

Stop Press – 28th September 2012 deadline

Hi all , can i please remind you, that the above deadline is fast approaching and you have to submit your: 1.Whole Goverment Account Return (WGA) 2.Academies Capital Maintenance Fund 2012 bids

Stop Press! -The New Academies Financial Handbook 2012

The New Academies Financial Handbook At last we have the new version of the handbook – which replaces the 2006 edition. It outlines the freedoms and responsibilities that are associated with the status of academies as independent, publicly funded bodies. The handbook is 30 pages long and can be found by using the link below. [...]

Multi Academy Arrangements -What are your options ?

I have been recently asked by a number of schools on what  options are available to them – if they wanted to ‘partner’ with another school. You may find the following useful: Multi-Academy Trusts: Several academies are created using one funding agreement.  There is one company and each academy might have a governing body, but [...]

Stop Press!!!

Stop Press!!! – Academies Capital Maintenance Fund 2012 There is capital funding available for schools that have converted to Academy Status after April 1st 2012. We can provide expert support and submit a bid on your behalf. Don’t lose this opportunity to gain valuable resources. The headlines across this fund are as follows: Maximum project [...]

Completion of Budget and Outturn Returns 28th September 2012

Theres only a  couple of weeks left for these EFA returns to be submitted. If you require support please contact us and my collegues and i will complete on your behalf. Academies need to be aware of the follwing dates so as to forward the relevant returns to the Education Funding Agency The  2011-12 WGA [...]

Testimony -Infant School Head Teacher (Academy)

“Annal Nayyar provides a professional and friendly service to our school. He is extremely thorough in his preparation which means that meetings can get off to a swift start and cover necessary business. He is able to explain complicated financial procedures to members of staff and governors who are less experienced in school financial matters leading [...]

School Finance Services Offered

Annal Nayyar‘s company looks to offer a menu of services that meets your every need. In summary we can: Offer a comprehensive range of operational and strategic financial services across all school phases; Provide a responsive, flexible and forward thinking service to meet schools current and future needs; Offer interim management and finance staff support [...]