School Resource Management

Support for School’s Business Leaders


We are continuing to provide FREE access to the popular DfE funded Schools Resource Management webinar series. If you found this series useful you might be interested in our pre-recorded follow on sessions which are available to purchase now.

As part of our offer we provide training around school resource management in areas such as compliance, finance, benchmarking and integrated curriculum financial planning (ICFP).

Our on demand training and personalised tools can be accessed anywhere there is an Internet connection and are designed by our experts to upskill your staff, increase your knowledge and share best practice to save you time and money.

We want to support you in working efficiently and effectively within your setting. Therefore, free resources, including checklists and thought leadership pieces, can be accessed below and are updated with the latest guidance.


Re-wind, Re-live, Re-watch Did you join our Inspiring Brighter Futures Together event on 13 May? Click view for webinars VIEW
Access Software - How to Allocate Cost Centres and GL Codes to Staff VIEW
Thought Leadership - Benchmarking VIEW
DfE Academies Planning Calendar 2020 to 2021 VIEW
Entrust Finance Checklist for Academy Conversion VIEW
Entrust Finance News March 2021 VIEW
Access Software - How to Enter New Contracts in Access VIEW
Access Software - How to Produce Salary Commitments VIEW
Access Software - How to Account for Teachers on Maternity Leave VIEW
Academisation Protocol VIEW
Entrust Payroll - Monthly Payroll Checklist VIEW
Blog - Role of the School Business Professional VIEW
Blog - Protect your school’s resources with thorough, timely financial planning VIEW
COMPLIANCE - What should maintain schools publish online? VIEW
COMPLIANCE - What should academies, free schools & colleges publish online? VIEW
Article - Entrust in partnership with DFE - Learn how to manage your school resources effectively VIEW
Article - Entrust - Fraud in Academies VIEW
Thought Leadership - Keeping your school in good financial shape with strong governance VIEW
Blog - Meeting pupil's need by integrating curriculum & financial planning VIEW
Blog - Developing the SBP role for joined up leadership VIEW
Blog - Managing your time effectively VIEW
Blog - Effective Benchmarking VIEW
Blog - Thinking of Academisation? VIEW
Why use Entrust Approved Bacs Bureau? VIEW
SBL - Frequently Asked Questions VIEW
Weekly News & DfE Insight Issue 54 VIEW
School Business Professional - Compliance Tips VIEW
Reducing Spend & saving the planet!! VIEW
Entrust Academy Trust Financial Handbook 2021 - Bitesize edition VIEW
Entrust People Management & Payroll bureau VIEW

About Entrust...

Entrust is an education and skills support services business. We are driven by our purpose: to create better outcomes – for our employees, clients and customers, suppliers and partners, and society.

We have worked with schools and academies from over 50 Local Authority areas, offering a vast range of education services from school improvement to schools HR, finance and IT.

By building on our reputation for excellence and delivering what we promise, we want to help make every school a good school, ensuring every child and young person gets the education they deserve.

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