Monthly Archives: January 2016

Governance & Compliance 34: FPS Web Training Dates

For those schools who have not yet booked on to the mandatory FPS Web Workshop, there are still dates available (listed below).

27th January – Exeter Racecourse

1st February – The Watermark Centre, Ivybridge

8th February – The Watermark Centre, …

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Funding 22: Scheme for Financing Schools

Dear Colleague,

Under Section 48 of the School Standards and Framework Act 1998, and Schedule 14 to the Act, the local authority is required to publish its scheme of financing schools setting out the relationship between itself and the schools …

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General 26: Child Nursery Voucher Schemes

Edenred, RG Childcare, Allsave, Apple, Care4, Co-op, Computershare, Fidelity, Kiddivoucher, Sodexo.

If you use one of the above providers are you aware that you can set up “multiple services” which will allow your income to be coded directly to the …

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General 25: Revenue Banking Forms

Please note that there are updated forms for your Cash and Cheque banking. These can be found on the link below.

https://new.devon.gov.uk/supportforschools/finance/forms

These banking forms have been designed to improve the allocation of your school income – with a comprehensive …

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General 24: Phishing e-mails and Bogus Contacts

It has been brought to our attention that some schools have received e-mails pertaining to be from HMRC.

HMRC will never send notifications of a tax rebate / refund by email, or ask you to disclose personal or payment information …

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Governance & Compliance 34: Missing FRS Autumn Report Letters

Last Friday a letter was sent out to a number of schools where the Education & Learning Finance Team had not received a valid FRS autumn monitoring report. However, it has come to light that an error may have occurred …

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Governance & Compliance 33: FPS Training Spaces Available

Following on from the previous post regarding FPS Training, there are still a number of spaces available on January 11th and January 12th – taking place at Exeter Racecourse. If you’d like to book yourself on, it’s not too …

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