Strategic MAT & Academy Support

A flexible, innovative and cost-effective partnership. 

At Strictly Education we understand how important it is for the senior leadership teams of MATs and academies to maintain standards in the classroom whilst undertaking significant organisational and material change.

Working only in the education sector, we currently support over 120 MATs, 500 academies and 1,500 schools across five strategic areas. Click on the links below to be taken to the full range of services and solutions we deliver to all MATs, academies and schools.

Our goal is to create innovative partnerships that add real value to our clients, by providing strategic advice combined with operational support, through a flexible and cost-effective approach. 

For more information please call  0330 123 2549 or email us at

Service Features

Project Management

  • Academy Portal TM
  • On demand support
  • Conversion check-lists
  • Progress reports
  • Stakeholder consultation


  • Funding availability
  • Banking and accounting
  • Finance systems
  • Reporting and budgeting
  • Skills and workload


  • Buildings condition
  • Budgeting and funding
  • Maintenance regimes
  • Site and cleaner cover
  • Health and safety


  • Transferring staff (TUPE)
  • Due diligence
  • Proposed measures
  • Staff and union concerns
  • Consultation