Academy Payroll & Pensions' Administration

Multi-academy access with central control.

If you are an academy or thinking of becoming one, Strictly Education has the experience, knowledge and track record to support you.

We currently provide payroll and pensions’ administration to over 500 academies and 100 MATs. Through a dedicated payroll officer and robust account management team, will tailor our service to meet your individual needs.

As a new academy, our powerful online payroll portal will give you hierarchical viewing of data, cost centre configuration and both real-time and custom reporting.

It will also enable you to accommodate the specific payroll requirements of your local authority, and meet the submission and reporting needs of the TP and LGPS pensions schemes.

The main features of our academy payroll and pensions' service are highlighted below.

Please request a quote or get in touch for further information on 0330 123 2549

Service Features

Payroll Strategy

  • Hierarchical portal viewing
  • Pension reporting
  • Strategic advice & planning
  • Full management information
  • Metrics across all schools
  • Absence reporting

Payroll Administration

  • Specialist online portal
  • Dedicated payroll officer
  • Cost-centre configuration
  • Multiple LA & TP pension rules
  • LGPS employee banding
  • Changes 4 days before pay run

Finance Strategy

  • MAT level budgeting
  • MAT level accounting
  • Benchmarking guidance 
  • SLT reporting & analysis
  • Financial controls
  • ESFA reporting

Accounting Advice

  • Budget setting
  • Third party returns
  • Staff costs & restructuring
  • Monthly reporting & advice
  • Pre and post-audit support  
  • Accounting system set-up