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University of Chester Academies Trust warned over £3m deficit

The University of Chester Academies Trust (UCAT) has been told to get its finances in order after racking up...

Alix Robertson
Alix Robertson
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Academy trusts with multiple staff on £100k+ told to justify pay

The government has written to all multi-academy trusts that are paying a salary of £100,000 to £150,000 to multiple...

Alix Robertson
Alix Robertson
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Devon’s Bay Education Trust hit with financial notice to improve

A Devon-based multi academy trust has been handed a financial notice to improve by the Education and Skills Funding agency....

Alix Robertson
Alix Robertson
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Matrix Academy Trust ordered to review governance after ESFA investigation

The Matrix Academy Trust has been ordered to review its governance arrangements and financial management after a government review...

Alix Robertson
Alix Robertson
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Government delays land valuations — leaving schools to foot the bill

The government has pushed back a planned valuation of academy land and buildings until January, leaving some schools facing...

Freddie Whittaker
Freddie Whittaker
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BREAKING: Eileen Milner appointed as CEO of Education and Skills Funding Agency

The Education and Skills Funding Agency has appointed a permanent chief executive to replace Peter Lauener. Eileen Milner, who...

Schools Week Reporter
Schools Week Reporter