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633 documents from Education and Skills Funding Agency

  • Academies financial management and governance reviews

    Reviews conducted by the Education and Skills Funding Agency into the financial management and governance at academies.

  • Financial management and governance reviews: Wakefield City Academies Trust

    Reviews by the Education Funding Agency of financial management and governance at Wakefield City Academies Trust.

  • Voluntary-aided schools: capital funding

    Information for voluntary-aided schools about capital funding, including relevant forms.

  • Financial health notice to improve: Coulsdon Sixth Form College

    A financial health notice to improve issued to Coulsdon Sixth Form College by the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • Financial health notice to improve: North Hertfordshire College

    A financial health notice to improve issued to North Hertfordshire College by the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • ESFA: current notices of concern

    Lists the colleges and training organisations with a notice of concern or serious breach under the ESFA approach to intervention.

  • Financial health notice to improve: Worthing College

    A financial health notice to improve issued to Worthing College by the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • Financial health notice to improve: Northumberland College

    A financial health notice to improve issued to Northumberland College by the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • Financial health notice to improve: Ealing, Hammersmith and West London College

    A financial health notice to improve issued to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London College by the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • 16 to 19 education: funding allocations

    Information about how 16 to 19 funding is allocated to colleges, providers, schools and academies.

  • Individualised learner record (ILR): check that data is accurate

    Information about the funding information system (FIS), to help further education (FE) providers validate ILR data.

  • ESFA: update

    Weekly round-up of information and actions for Education and Skills Funding Agency funded organisations.

  • ESFA Update: 14 November 2018

    Latest information and actions from the Education and Skills Funding Agency for academies, schools, colleges, local authorities and further education providers.

  • LRS organisational portal

    Guidance about accessing the LRS organisational portal and latest releases.

  • Apprenticeships at WorldSkills UK Live – 15 to 17 November

    The National Apprenticeship Service will once again be supporting WorldSkills UK Live, formerly known as The Skills Show, when it takes place at the Birmingham NEC in mid-November.

  • Asbestos management assurance process (AMAP) user guide

    Guidance to help schools and responsible bodies use the AMAP portal to submit an assurance declaration about compliance with asbestos regulations.

  • Financial notice to improve: Daventry UTC

    A financial notice to improve issued to Daventry UTC by the Education Funding Agency.

  • Academies financial notices to improve

    Letters issued by Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) to academy trusts with a financial notice to improve.

  • How to register for an IDAMS account

    Information about requesting access to the Identity and Access Management System (IDAMS) and the user roles you need to access ESFA funding and data services.

  • Academies land and buildings collection tool

    Guide to help academy trusts and diocesan users submit their land and buildings collection tool to the ESFA.

  • Employer guide to apprenticeships

    Information for employers showing the benefits of apprenticeships to their business.

  • Apprenticeship funding bands

    Sets out the funding bands that will apply for existing apprenticeship frameworks and apprenticeship standards.

  • Register of end-point assessment organisations

    Information for employers looking for an independent end-point assessment organisation and potential applicants to the register of apprentice assessment organisations.

  • Academies investigation reports

    Reports by the Government's cross-departmental internal audit investigation team into concerns about the use of academies funding.

  • Financial notice to improve: Education for the 21st Century

    A financial notice to improve issued to Education for the 21st Century by the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • Investigation report: Education for the 21st Century

    An investigation report on Education for the 21st Century

  • Full-time enrolment of 14- to 16-year-olds in further education and sixth-form colleges

    Information for further education and sixth-form colleges when directly enrolling 14- to 16-year-olds for academic year 2018 to 2019.

  • ESFA: business update

    Business update is the Education and Skills Funding Agency’s monthly round-up of business-critical information and news for businesses.

  • ESFA post-16: intervention and accountability

    Information about the intervention framework for post-16 education and skills providers.

  • ESFA Update: 7 November 2018

    Latest information and actions from the Education and Skills Funding Agency for academies, schools, colleges, local authorities and further education providers.

  • Adult education budget (AEB) devolution

    This guide contains information for providers with a current Education and Skills Funding Agency funding agreement and AEB allocation.

  • Academy trusts: late financial returns 2017 to 2018

    A list of academy trusts that were late submitting 2 or more financial returns in the 2017 to 2018 academic year.

  • How to register and use the apprenticeship service as an employer

    Sign in or register to access funds to pay for apprenticeship training.

  • List of declared subcontractors

    Subcontractors that hold contracts to provide education and training (previously known as the subcontracting register).

  • Academy trusts: information for new trusts

    Information that new academy trusts will need in their first period of opening.

  • Academies: information for new academies

    Information that new academies will need in their first period of opening.

  • Further Education Commissioner intervention reports

    Summaries of the FE Commissioner's intervention reports on FE colleges and the Minister for Apprenticeships and Skills' responses.

  • Teachers' pay grant: September 2018 to March 2019 allocations

    Allocations and conditions of grant for schools and local authorities for the teachers' pay grant for September 2018 to March 2019.

  • ILR standard file specifications and reference data

    These documents specify how and when learner data collected is presented for analysis.

  • Aspire Achieve Advance 3aaa apprenticeship training provider termination of contracts

    We have issued notices to terminate contracts with 3aaa.

  • Get financial advice for schools

    List of organisations that provide financial ‘health checks’ for schools, and advice on how to get the right supplier.

  • ESFA Update: 31 October 2018

    Latest information and actions from the Education and Skills Funding Agency for academies, schools, colleges, local authorities and further education providers.

  • Academies accounts return

    Information trusts to complete their accounts return.

  • Academy admissions

    Information about academy admissions and the role of ESFA.

  • Withdrawal of apprenticeship frameworks

    A list of the apprenticeship frameworks, and the date when we will withdraw them, as part of the apprenticeship reform programme.

  • Who will be crowned the rising star of 2018?

    Voting has closed to crown the first National Apprenticeship Awards ‘rising star’ of the year.

  • College accounts direction

    Guidance for sixth form and FE colleges on preparing and submitting their annual report and financial statements ‘accounts’ to ESFA.

  • ESFA: Inform

    Monthly e-news for MI managers, software writers and suppliers about FE data systems and reports, the ILR, open data and other data news.

  • Further education area reviews: funding to restructure colleges

    Guidance and forms for further education colleges to apply for financial support from the government's restructuring facility.

  • Qualification achievement rates and minimum standards

    Key information and guidance about qualification achievement rates (QAR) and minimum standards.

  • ESFA: course directory

    The course directory contains information on courses offered by learning providers who are contracted with the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA).

  • PE and sport premium for primary schools

    How much PE and sport premium funding schools receive and advice on how it should be spent.

  • Academies financial returns

    Guide and links to further information about financial returns academy trusts submit to the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • ILR specification, validation rules and appendices 2018 to 2019

    Technical documents that define the ILR data that publicly funded providers must collect and return including ILR data returns calendar for 2018.

  • Academies budget forecast return

    Information to help academy trusts submit their budget forecast returns to the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • PE and sport premium: conditions of grant 2018 to 2019

    Terms and conditions that local authorities, maintained schools, and academies must follow.

  • ESFA business plan

    Sets out the priorities and actions for the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • School improvement monitoring and brokering grant allocations

    Information for local authorities on the school improvement monitoring and brokering grant.

  • FE Choices

    FE Choices provides comparable information to help learners and employers make informed choices about education and training.

  • FE Choices employer satisfaction survey: 2017 to 2018

    The employer satisfaction survey details employers' experiences of their training.

  • Apprenticeship vacancies archive

    Archived information on apprenticeship vacancies.

  • Further education and skills data

    Information on learners, learning programmes and learner achievement.

  • Education and Skills Funding Agency – About us

    The ESFA brings together the former responsibilities of the Education Funding Agency (EFA) and Skills Funding Agency (SFA) to create a single agency accountable for funding education and skills for children, young people and adults.

  • Advanced learner loans qualifications catalogue

    Lists the qualifications available for an advanced learner loan.

  • ESFA Update: 24 October 2018

    Latest information and actions from the Education and Skills Funding Agency for academies, schools, colleges, local authorities and further education providers.

  • Understanding your data: a guide for school governors and academy trustees

    How to collect and analyse data, and what your collected data can tell you about your school's performance.

  • High needs funding arrangements: 2019 to 2020

    Information for local authorities and institutions about high needs funding arrangements for 2019 to 2020.

  • LRS: batch load documents for schools and providers

    Documents to help schools, colleges and training providers (LRBs) produce and upload batch files and deal with exceptions.

  • Availability of ESFA services: 20 October to 22 October 2018

    We are carrying out essential maintenance this weekend on ESFA services.

  • 16 to 19 allocation data: 2018 to 2019 academic year

    16 to 19 revenue funding allocations for individual schools, academies and further education institutions funded by the ESFA for 16 to 19 year olds and 19 to 25 year olds with an education, health and care plan.

  • ESFA funding claims and reconciliation

    Information for education and skills training providers on submitting a funding claim to the ESFA for 2017 to 2018.

  • Academies Accounts Direction

    Detailed guidance for academy trusts and auditors on preparing and auditing academy trusts' annual financial statements.

  • ESFA Update: 17 October 2018

    Latest information and actions from the Education and Skills Funding Agency for academies, schools, colleges, local authorities and further education providers.

  • Providers selected to deliver T Levels in academic year 2020 to 2021

    Providers who have been selected to deliver T Levels in academic year 2020 to 2021.

  • Learning Records Service: help and support

    How to contact the LRS for help and support.

  • Learning Records Service schedules

    Shows the scheduled maintenance dates for the LRS organisation portal and the uploading ILR/NPD achievement data testing.

  • Financial health notice to improve: North Warwickshire & South Leicestershire College

    A financial health notice to improve issued to North Warwickshire & South Leicestershire College by the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • High needs funding: due diligence process for special post-16 providers

    Information setting out the process that may lead to a grant funding arrangement with the Education and Skills Funding Agency for the delivery of education provision for high needs students.

  • Academies financial management and governance self-assessment

    Financial management and governance self assessment (FMGS) for new academy trusts to submit to the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • ESFA Update: 10 October 2018

    Latest information and actions from the Education and Skills Funding Agency for academies, schools, colleges, local authorities and further education providers.

  • A guide to apprenticeships

    Find out what it’s like to be an apprentice – the opportunities, benefits and just how far an apprenticeship can take you in the future.

  • Section 251: 2018 to 2019

    Information for local authorities, schools and the general public about local authority education funding and expenditure plans for 2018 to 2019.

  • Financial notice to improve: Theale Green Academy Trust

    A financial notice to improve issued to Theale Green Academy Trust by the Education Funding Agency.

  • Financial notice to improve: The Oldershaw Academy Trust

    A financial notice to improve issued to The Oldershaw Academy Trust by the Education Funding Agency.

  • Find apprenticeship training: how to submit data

    Information for training providers on submitting your apprenticeship training provision through the course directory provider portal.

  • How ESFA handles complaints about academies

    How the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) handles complaints about an academy.

  • ESFA Update: 3 October 2018

    Latest information and actions from the Education and Skills Funding Agency for academies, schools, colleges, local authorities and further education providers.

  • Condition Data Collection programme: information and guidance

    Information and guidance on the Condition Data Collection (CDC) programme.

  • 16 to 19 funding: maths and English condition of funding

    Information for institutions on maths and English condition of funding.

  • Who will be the rising star of 2018?

    Voting has now opened to crown the first National Apprenticeship Awards ‘rising star’ of the year at the national ceremony being held later this year in London.

  • Pupil premium: allocations and conditions of grant 2018 to 2019

    Find out how additional funding for disadvantaged pupils should be spent.

  • Using the Learning Records Service

    Guides for Learner Registration Bodies and Awarding Organisations on how to use the LRS and manage event data challenges.

  • Funding allocations to training providers: 2018 to 2019

    Funding values for colleges, training organisations and employers with an AEB, apprenticeship, advanced learner loan or traineeship contract for 2018 to 2019.

  • ILR guides and templates for 2018 to 2019

    Guidance to help providers meet the requirements for ILR data returns.

  • National Careers Service area-based contracts funding rules

    Sets out the funding and business rules for the area-based contracts for the National Careers Service.

  • Independent special schools and colleges

    Independent schools for pupils with special educational needs, including those approved under section 41 of the Children and Families Act.

  • Qualifications: eligible for public funding

    The policy and processes the Education and Skills Funding Agency uses to make qualifications eligible for public funding.

  • Financial notice to improve: Westfield Academy

    A financial notice to improve issued to Westfield Academy by the Education and Skills Funding Agency.

  • Investigation report: Westfield Academy

    An investigation report on Westfield Academy.

  • ESFA: funding agreements and contracts

    Model funding agreements from the Education and Skills Funding Agency.