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An Introduction to Academy Finance | Octavo Partnership

Course Date

11 Feb 2021 18:00 – 19:30

Overview

One of the three core strategic functions that must be effectively discharged by Governing Boards is overseeing the financial performance of their school and ensuring that its money is well spent.

This course is non-chargeable for those schools who have an annual Governance Contract with Octavo Governance.

Description

The aim of this development session is to provide Governors with an introduction to how Academies are funded, the reporting requirements that must be complied with by the Academy Trust and the key strategic role played by both Trustees and Governors on Local Boards.

The material covered in this session will assist Governors’ development in relation to Key Competency 2 (Accountability) and Key Competency 5 (Compliance) within the Governance Competency Framework.

Booking Information

To Book:
Please log in to www.octavopartnership.org using your email address and previously provided password.

A place must be booked beforehand in order to be able to attend the training session. Those delegates who have booked a place by 5pm on the day before the session will receive, via an email, a Microsoft Teams meeting link which will be needed to join the session. To ensure the security of the virtual meeting, Governors who have not booked and not been sent the link will not be allowed to join the training session.

All courses should be booked via our portal. Click ‘Book Now’ to log in and secure your place. If you do not have a user account for our portal please contact octavo.governance@croydon.gov.uk with the completed new user request form (found below) or call 020 8241 5486.

Price
For those Governors whose schools have purchased a training contract with Octavo Governance, attendance at these sessions will be at no additional charge; Governors whose school have not purchased an Octavo Governance training contract are warmly welcome to attend our virtual sessions for a fee of £85 plus VAT per delegate per session
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Provider Information

Governance

To Book:
Please log in to www.octavopartnership.org using your email address and previously provided password.

A place must be booked beforehand in order to be able to attend the training session. Those delegates who have booked a place by 5pm on the day before the session will receive, via an email, a Microsoft Teams meeting link which will be needed to join the session. To ensure the security of the virtual meeting, Governors who have not booked and not been sent the link will not be allowed to join the training session.

All courses should be booked via our portal. Click ‘Book Now’ to log in and secure your place. If you do not have a user account for our portal please contact octavo.governance@croydon.gov.uk with the completed new user request form (found below) or call 020 8241 5486.

Price
For those Governors whose schools have purchased a training contract with Octavo Governance, attendance at these sessions will be at no additional charge; Governors whose school have not purchased an Octavo Governance training contract are warmly welcome to attend our virtual sessions for a fee of £85 plus VAT per delegate per session

Location

Virtual (Microsoft Teams)

Trainer

Sonia Malik

Contacts

For a quotation tailored to your requirements, please contact Caroline Davies at: caroline.davies@croydon.gov.uk or call 07920 657711.

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