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26 March 2024
By The Education People

Mastering Budget Planning for Sustainable School Finance

Ensuring your school's financial health and sustainability requires more than just numbers on a spreadsheet—it demands precision, foresight, and access to the latest information. At the heart of this endeavour lies the Budget Planning Software (BPS) budget setting course, an indispensable resource for finance staff in:

  • Kent maintained schools
  • Medway maintained schools
  • Academies
Why is Accurate Budget Setting Crucial?

The importance of setting a budget based on accurate, up-to-date information cannot be overstated. It forms the foundation upon which a school's financial future is built. By meticulously crafting a budget that reflects the current realities and anticipates future needs, schools can pave the way for long-term sustainability and success.

Budget Setting Training - April 2024

The BPS budget setting course is a game-changer for finance staff tasked with crafting three-year budget plans for Kent Maintained schools, Medway Maintained schools and academies. By harnessing the power of BPS, users gain access to cutting-edge tools and functionalities that streamline the budgeting process.

One of the key advantages of using BPS is its ability to incorporate the latest assumptions for support staff and teaching staff across all three years of the budget plan. This ensures that budgets are not only accurate but also adaptable to changing circumstances.

Moreover, the course provides in-depth training on multi-year forecasting of income and expenditure, empowering participants to make informed decisions about resource allocation and financial priorities.

Equipping You for Success

By attending the BPS budget setting course, finance staff are equipped with the bespoke skills and knowledge needed to navigate the intricacies of their budget planning process with confidence. From mastering the basics of BPS to delving into advanced forecasting techniques, participants emerge from the course ready to tackle the challenges of budget setting head-on.

In conclusion, investing in the BPS budget setting course is not just a wise choice—it's a strategic imperative for any Kent Maintained school committed to financial sustainability and excellence. Join us in mastering the art of budget planning and chart a course towards a brighter financial future for your school.

Training Available

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Budget Setting for Kent Maintained Schools (17 April 2024, 09.30am to 4.30pm)

Budget Setting for Kent Maintained Schools (19 April 2024, 09.30am 4:30pm)

Budget Setting for Kent Maintained Schools (29 April 2024, 9.30am to 4.30pm)

Budget Setting for Medway Maintained Schools (23 April 2024, 09.30am to 4.30pm)

Budget Setting for Academies (25 April 2024, 09.30am to 4.30pm)