School bursarial service 2018/19

This service is available for Maintained schools


Essential frontline support to schools to assist with statutory and financial requirements in raising standards, efficiency and effectiveness.

Advice, training, help with budget setting, trouble shooting, locum services and expertise in the use of Capita SIMS FMS software. Select brochure to view information (log in needed)

Financial year 2018/19
  • The service is an integral part of children and adults’ services and works closely with colleagues in other services on your behalf
  • Our officers have experience of working in schools
  • Specialist knowledge in the use of Capita SIMS FMS 6 software
  • Subject to availability we offer short-term emergency cover for sickness and other absence of the finance officer or school business manager. Longer-term support cover can be discussed on a case by case basis.
Additional / buy back services 

For schools that do not wish to buy in the SLA package various stand-alone resources and training sessions can be purchased, see brochure for details.

Office hours:
  • Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
  • At other times by prior arrangment.
Planned improvements:

Remote access support facility for school is still under development and will be available to schools within the SLA at no additional cost. Schools will be informed in due course. We have also added the following items - cashflow and 3 year budgeting tools.

Service directors:

Gary Redhead


Schools bursarial service, children and adults’ services.

Additional contact information 

Justin Whitsitt
School bursarial service
Tel: 020 8825 5332
Mob: 07940 021455

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Last updated: 14 Mar 2018