Academies

Academy School Specialists

Forrester Boyd Education are specialists in the Academy sector, and with four years of experience our dedicated advisers are able to provide the necessary expertise to meet your Academy’s requirements.

We have already been appointed by in excess of 100 schools situated across 7 Local Authorities and include academies within secondary education, special schools, multi academy trusts plus several primary schools which include the first to convert in 3 local authority areas.

Our team brings together an extensive range of skills and knowledge in the Academy sector and as we’re founder members of the YPLA Audit Advisory Group (now known as the EFA), we have been involved from the start of the new Academies process, and have been able to try and influence thinking in those areas relating to audit and reporting requirements.

Forrester Boyd Education

Forrester Boyd’s Education department is able to call upon a wide range of in-house specialists from throughout the Practice in areas such as VAT, PAYE, tax, payroll, HR and wealth management. This diversity is becoming ever more important in meeting modern day client needs.

Our Academy team are also experts in helping head teachers, governors and finance executives through the Academy conversion process and beyond, including

  • Help with the conversion process
  • Help with governance and the RO role
  • Review of systems and controls
  • Budgeting
  • Year end compliance and the annual audit
  • Help choosing accounts software
  • Payroll transfer and implementation

We are committed to providing you with proactive advice and hands on support and a fast, flexible and friendly service conducted with the highest standards and professional integrity and confidence.

As a participant of Praxity, the largest accounting alliance globally and the 7th largest accounting association in the world, as well as being part of UK200Group’s education group, we feel that we have the expertise and experience to offer Academies the complete package.

You can be assured that by coming to Forrester Boyd Education for your Academy’s needs, you are in a safe pair of hands.

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Contact our Specialist Education Team

Kevin Hopper

Kevin Hopper

Partner
e: k.hopper@forrester-boyd.co.uk
t: 01472 350601
t: 01482 889400

Alan Nesbitt

Alan Nesbitt

Partner
e: a.nesbitt@forrester-boyd.co.uk
t: 01507 606111

Neil Williams

Neil Williams

Partner
e: n.williams@forrester-boyd.co.uk
t: 01724 863105

Mike Beckett

Mike Beckett

Partner
e: m.beckett@forrester-boyd.co.uk
t: 01472 350601
t: 01482 889400

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Carrie Jensen

Education Specialist
e: c.jensen@forrester-boyd.co.uk
t: 01472 350601

Adam Milson

Adam Millson

Education Specialist
e: a.millson@forrester-boyd.co.uk
t: 01507 606111