Alison MacArthur
Wigmore High School

Academies and Academy Transition, Financial Management and School Business Management

Alison MacArthur has been Business Manager at Wigmore School (federated High and Primary Schools) since August 2008. The schools have changed from LA Maintained Schools to Trust Schools in 2009 and now Academy Status since January 2011.

Alison has Local Authority experience, having worked with the School Improvement Team and later with the School Budget Team, gaining significant experience with School Funding.

She continues to contribute through the Budget Working Group which makes recommendations to Schools Forum in Herefordshire.

From February 2016 Alison was designated as Specialist Leader of Education in School Business Management supporting schools through efficiencies and effective financial management.