Financial Management for School Leaders

1st June, 2023 @ 9:00 am


01/06/2023 - 9:00 am - 10:30 am


The session is designed for those school leaders who have minimal financial training or knowledge. It will focus on what leaders need to know, what to look out for, financial performance indicators and understanding budgets. This session aims to build the capacity of leaders to better understand school financials and will address basic theory and concepts and the importance of school context in effective financial management.

Paul Campey is a Chartered Accountant (Fellow) and specialist consultant in the areas of governance, leadership and financial management. Paul has undertaken reviews and assisted schools, churches and not for profits in Australia and internationally as well as running board and other training seminars. He is the cofounder of The Bursars’ Forum ( and currently serves on the ACSI Global Council and the Board of Christian Heritage College (Tertiary). He has previously served on several local and international boards. Paul has also co-authored the book Community Governance, a practical guide to building healthy non-profit organisations. Prior to entering consulting in 2001, he was a Business Manager and Company Secretary in two large independent schools and was also an auditor for seven years with Coopers and Lybrand (now Price Waterhouse Coopers). Paul is currently undertaking a PhD focused on School Governance.

Audience: school leaders who have minimal financial training or those who wish to update their knowledge

Delivery mode: online

Presenter: Paul Campey, FCA, MBA, BBUs, CertGov, MAICD, JP, Partner, Resolve Consulting

For registration enquiries please contact Rae Dawkins.



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