Enquire Learning Trust spent nearly £1 million without following procurement rules, report finds

Education and Skills Funding Agency also criticises controls over the use of credit cards at the multi-academy trust

An academy trust with 27 schools failed to follow a formal procurement process for almost £1 million worth of services it bought from an organisation that two of its trustees are connected to, a report reveals.

An investigation into the Enquire Learning Trust (ELT), which has hubs of schools in the North East, Yorkshire and the Humber and the North West, found “serious weaknesses” in financial controls, financial management and governance at the trust.

Read on…  https://www.tes.com/news/school-news/breaking-news/enquire-learning-trust-spent-nearly-ps1-million-without-following

Advertisements

One thought on “Enquire Learning Trust spent nearly £1 million without following procurement rules, report finds

Leave your comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.