SchoolsNet e-Bulletin No. 2024/ 10 New content for 19 March 2024

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No. 2024/ 10 - New content for 19 March 2024


Action Required

Perspective Lite – new Headteachers

Please email as soon as possible if you have a new Headteacher in post after Easter, so we can update account details and maintain school access to important documents.

Schools Financial Value Standard (SFVS) Return 2023-2024 – deadline 31 March 2024

A reminder that the deadline for submission of the 2023-2024 Schools Financial Value Standard (SFVS) return to Derbyshire Audit Services is 31 March 2024, if not already submitted. Approved SFVS documentation should be sent via Perspective Lite (830nnnn_AUDsfvs).

Email: in Audit Services with any queries.

SAP upgrade – are you ready?

The SAP system upgrade is planned to happen over the Easter Weekend. SAP will not be available to users from 4pm on Wednesday 27 March 2024 until Tuesday 2 April 2024.User guides for the Fiori dashboard are now available via SchoolsNet.

In addition, online training sessions are now available via Derbyshire learning online.

Please email any questions to the SAP Business Readiness team:



Jobs bulletin

Bulletin 11 March 2024.



Starting Point open day – additional date and time

Please see details for an open day being held by the Starting Point team (11 April date fully booked) to gain an understanding of demand and processes including triaging referrals.

2 May 2024 - 10am to 3pm.


Derbyshire Services for Schools

View all of our services and packages 

View all of our training courses online 

Using alternative provision safely and effectively, considering safeguarding and Ofsted

This online course looks at the use of alternative provision (AP). It outlines the line-of-sight schools must have when using AP, what is good practice, and shares resources to secure robust compliance, quality assurance, and commissioning of AP.

27 March 2024 – 10am to midday.

Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) network for primary schools – Spring 2024

This free in person event is open to all Derbyshire Relationships and Sex Education leads in primary schools.

27 March 2024 – 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Committee Room 1, County Hall, Smedley Street, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3AG