Get financial advice for schools

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


Schools financial advice - directory of suppliers

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Schools can get external support to help them review their finances, identify problems and take appropriate action. Third parties may charge schools for their services.

Use the ‘schools financial advice - directory of suppliers’ to:

  • find a supplier covering your area
  • see what kind of advice they can give

Use the ‘schools financial advice - structure’ document to:

  • see the 3 kinds of advice schools can get
  • get an approximate idea of how many consultancy days you will need

You can also read some advice about how to select a supplier.

There is separate guidance for suppliers who want to register with the directory.

See more information about school resource management.

Published 6 July 2016
Last updated 1 November 2018 + show all updates
  1. Replaced 'Schools financial advice - directory of suppliers' with an updated version.
  2. Update to the attachment schools financial advice - directory of suppliers August 2018 edition.
  3. Revised page title, documents and description.
  4. Updated the supplier directory and removed the link to the schools financial health check survey as this is closed.
  5. Updated the supplier directory and included a link to the new schools financial health check survey.
  6. Updated supplier directory and selecting a supplier guidance.
  7. Supplier directory updated
  8. Updated to include 13 new suppliers
  9. First published.