If your college needs to change or transform its offering, we are here to support you in planning and implementing positive change. Working alongside your institute, we make the process as smooth as possible, making sure internal communications across departments are clear and improved throughout. Our skilled and experienced consultants will be able to guide you through any change or transformation process and make sure your college is working to best standards.

Strategic reviews

Colleges need to know how changes will affect learners, employees, stakeholders and the broader community. Sitting in the heart of the sector, we understand the huge impact a change programme can have on a college. We take that burden from you with our reviews, ensuring you’re making the right changes for the right reasons and will get the outcomes that you want. We will work with you to create a project team with the relevant skills and experience needed to help guide your organisation through any rigorous process, allowing you and your staff to move forward confidently.

Marketing, PR, communications & social media

We can support you across all communications to ensure you’re making the most of the fantastic opportunities to market yourself to a wide audience of potential students, partners and stakeholders, as well as not losing sight of the importance of ensuring solid and consistent internal communications to your staff and learners. Our consultants will be able to help your college in the areas of improving and managing internal and external communications, media training, crisis management, PR and public perception survey, data analysis to improve collaboration and recruitment marketing to boost the quality and success of applications

Academy and Multi Academy Trust Applications

We can provide practical and operational advice designed to guide your college through the application and translation process necessary to gaining Academy status.

Our support services include – but are not limited to:

  • Supporting governance in the joining or the setup of Academy Trust applications
  • Advice on structures for Academy Trust applications
  • Completion of Funding Agreement with DfE
  • Admissions – managing communications and offers, liaising with the Local Authority and other stakeholders
  • Education deliverables – overseeing the development of Policies and Curriculum
  • Capital and ICT – working with the EFA/SFA to procure contractors, complete contracts, establish project management arrangements
  • Full Project management for all of the above


Get in touch

If you would like to know more about our change and transformation services, get in touch with our consultancy team here.