So you want to be a bursar?

Date: 09/01/2019

Venue: Crowne Plaza Hotel, Basingstoke
https://www.ihg.com/crowneplaza/hotels/gb/en/basingstoke/xqbbs/hoteldetail

Price: £95.00

Who is it for? Those looking to become a bursar who are not currently working in a support role in independent schools.



Course detail

This one-day briefing 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.



Programme

09.30

Registration and refreshments

 

 

10.00

 

 

Overview of:

  • The ISBA and its place in the independent schools’ sector
  • Challenging times – what to expect crossing a bursar’s desk

 

 

10.45

The challenges of being a bursar in a large school

 

 

11.05

Refreshments

 

 

11.25

The challenges of being a bursar in a small school

 

 

11.45

Finding the ideal job

 

 

12.30

Q&A Session

 

 

13.00

Lunch

 

 

14.00

What schools are looking for and the recruitment process

 

 

14.30 – 15.00

Q&A

Final remarks and course close

Refreshments

 

 

Speakers

David Woodgate, Chief Executive ISBA

Penny Rudge, Bursar Wolverhampton Grammar School

John Pratten, Bursar Box Hill School

John Murphie, Chief Operating Officer ISBA

Crispin Morton, Bursar Queen's College, London