Workshop: Completing the SFVS- Maintained Schools

Wednesday 01 February 2023 10-11am

Completing the Schools Financial Value Standard (SFVS) – Maintained Schools

Level: Introductory

Audience: School business leader or governor at a maintained school

This workshop will focus on the Schools Financial Value Standard (SFVS) for maintained schools and will cover a number of areas, to assist you in completing the SFVS.

At the end of the workshop, you will get the chance to ask Vicky Butters, Assistant Director, any questions you may have regarding the SFVS.

This course will cover:

  • Requirements of the SFVS
  • 6 areas of resource management
  • Overview of questions
  • Updated questions
  • Benchmarking data and understanding data
  • Self-assessment dashboard and interpreting data
  • Full governing body or management committee submission
  • Submission to LA

This is an interactive course delivered remotely via Microsoft Teams.

SAAF customers can attend this workshop for FREE using our customer discount code. Please request your code by emailing

Workshop Leader Profile

Vicky Butters, Assistant Director

Vicky has over 20 years of experience providing strategic, operational and transactional financial management support to schools, academies and multi-academy trusts. Vicky has extensive knowledge of school and academy finance and supports clients in many functions, including annual budget setting, medium-term plans and forecasts.

If you have any questions about this workshop, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at

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The session duration is up to 1 hour. This accounts for time for questions and further discussion.

Please note – this session is subject to cancellation if there are a low number of bookings.