Posts by Nigel Spears

School Capital – Latest Guidance for Schools and Consultants

The latest guidance documents on Capital Procurement have just been published by our colleagues in the Diocesan Property Department. The update from the previous version was prompted by the need to include a “Modern Slavery” statement. Human trafficking and modern slavery are, in the words of Pope Francis, “grievous wounds in the flesh of humanity….In…

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See Interactive Map – Enumeration Day Oct 2018

Enumeration Day 2018 – Registered Pupils Return The deadline for the submission of the 2018 Enumeration (Registered pupils) returns was Friday 12 October. Thank you to those school that have supplied the required data. Your support and assistance is greatly appreciated. Governors, parents and others will be able to review and interrogate the data at:…

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The Future of LCVAP

On Thursday 20th September 2018, the Government announced its intention to retire the LCVAP process.   The following is an extract from the letter issued to the Diocese. I am writing to inform you about changes we are intending to make to how voluntary aided (VA) schools access capital funding to maintain and improve their…

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