Tim Ryan explains how to mitigate the problem and avoid unwittingly committing an offence...

Richard Metcalfe remembers the day he was first appointed as a bursar, nervous that his lack of a...

Independent schools must remain vigilant and improve their defences against attack, writes Martin...

There are many factors to take into account when setting up a bursary fund...

Variety is the key to the success of Bolton School's commercial subsidiary, which funds bursaries...

If predictions about a Covid-driven surge in pupil numbers don't come true, schools will need a...

A good relationship between bursars and marketers is vital for independent schools...

Thinking out of the box will help schools to secure their future...


Schools need to be shrewd planners, good communicators and strike a fine balance when navigating difficult financial times


Hard-pressed parents faced with redundancy or job insecurity will be weighing up weather they can continue to pay for private education