What is it?

This new online resource by ASCL PD provides business leaders, governors and the entire senior leadership team with a flexible and practical training package, outlining the link between revenue and the school timetable and providing support with the development of your strategic plan.

What will it do?
  • Help business leaders make a strong communication link with the timetable team and vice versa.

  • Outline key points linking the revenue and timetable.

  • Show how teacher deployment can be used to plan a curriculum within the context of a balanced budget.

  • Explain the use of a minimum set of simple numbers as school financial and curriculum cost targets.

  • Provide notes and spreadsheets for the user to build on and develop to suit their own circumstances.

  • Work on financial efficiency and supports all types of school: primary, secondary, middle, UTC, academy and LA maintained.

Who is it by?

Julia Harnden, ASCL Funding Specialist

Val Andrew, ASCL Consultant

Sam Ellis, School Funding and Timetable Consultant

What does it cost?

For a one-off payment of £99 +VAT you will have access to a short introductory video, five training videos and supporting resources.


Payment can be made via PayPal, which provides instant access to the training videos. If you prefer to be invoiced, please complete the order form (there will be a short delay in receiving the link while we process the payment).

Further support

Further support and specific in-house training on any aspect of this material is available through ASCL PD Consultancy. Email consultancyenquiries@ascl.org.uk to find out more.