Shropshire Council

School forums, trusts and finance

The Financial Services team provides a wide-ranging financial support service as follows:

  • Strategic management and planning in respect of the funding of the service
  • Management and planning of the local schools' budgets
  • Budgeting, monitoring and accounting for the work of the service
  • Financial support to schools and service managers
  • Reporting to the Directorate Management Team, corporate finance and members
  • Completion of grant claims, government returns and statutory financial statements
  • Management and administration of schools' internal insurance schemes