27 April 2021

So you want to be a bursar? Webinar 27 and 29 April 2021

These webinar sessions will inform and guide those who are considering a career in the independent schools sector as either a bursar or senior member of the support staff. Scheduled to take place on Tuesday 27 April from 11am - 12.15pm with a further two session on Thursday 29 April 2021 from 11am - 12 noon and 4.00pm - 5.00pm

Course Details
  • location-pinpoint WEBINAR Session
  • clock 27/04/2021 - 29/04/2021
  • pounds icon £125.00
    * Please note prices exclude VAT at 0.00%
Who is it for?

Those looking to become a bursar who are not currently working in the independent school sector as well as support staff in independent schools who have considerable administrative management experience and are looking to progress their career.





Sessions will be from:

11am to 12.15pm on Tuesday

4pm to 5pm on Tuesday

11am to 12 noon on Thursday

4pm to 5pm on Thursday


All sessions are included in your booking fee and you are advised to attend all webinars to gain the most from this event.  In addition to the webinars, you will receive a copy in the post of the publication "The work of the bursar: a Jack of all Trades?" , a one year subscription to our termly magazine "The Bursar's Review" and have a 1:1 half-hour telephone conversation with either our COO or CEO to discuss any further questions you have in private.


The programme for the two sessions are:


Tuesday 27 April 2021 from 11.00am - 12.00noon

  • The nature, structure and features of the independent education sector -  David Woodgate, CEO, ISBA

Tuesday 27 April 2021 from 4pm - 5pm

  • Current issues and challenges for the independent sector - David Woodgate, CEO, ISBA


Thursday 29 April 2021 from 11.00am - 12 noon

  • The challenges of being a bursar in a large school - speaker tbc
  • The challenges of being a bursar in a smaller school - speaker tbc
  • Finding the ideal job - Independent sector recruitment consultant specialist

Thursday 29 April 2021 from 4,00pm - 5.00pm

  • An update on the current situation in schools with regards to vaccinations, testing and re-opening - John Murphie, COO ISBA and Rex Sartain, Advice & Guidance, ISBA


Opportunity to take part in Q&A sessions on both days.



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