School Business Services

Independent Schools Queensland provides specialist services and advice to assist independent schools to confidently undertake management of the school from the governance level to the day-to-day management of their facilities, people and students.

All schools need to comply with a wide range of legislation, regulation and policies from both Federal and State governments.

Our specialist advice and resources on business and regulatory matters help schools meet their obligations. We offer:

  • Technical advice on compliance matters and operational management of independent schools
  • General advice and interpretation of a range of school regulatory matters
  • Specialist training and development opportunities for relevant school staff
  • A monitoring service to keep member schools updated on key changes to legislation and regulations
  • Advocacy on behalf of the sector on legislative change through representation and submissions to state and federal governments
  • Resources including template policies, handbooks and other school documentation

Our areas of expertise:

  • Legislation and regulation related to independent schooling
  • School accreditation processes including the cyclical review program for non-state schools
  • Reporting and accountability requirements, including annual school reports and the My School website
  • Financial management including budgets
  • School administration

Throughout the year, our professional learning and development opportunities enhance these services. See what’s on offer through the ISQ Events.

Contact Us

For more information about our School Business Services:

Judy Young
Assistant Director (School Services)
Phone: (07) 3228 1512
Email: jyoung@isq.qld.edu.au