MD, Justine Berkeley, involved in national professional development.

Justine Berkeley, MD of SBM Services Ltd, is regularly invited to lead workshops or to be a key note speaker due to her wealth of knowledge and experience, but also because of her natural ability to put people at ease and to breakdown complex subject matters into manageable, understandable material.#

Justine is due to be at the following events over the next few months:

  • The Key’s “Recruiting & Retaining Teachers” Conference, 19th January 2016
  • NASBM regional training “Survive & Thrive”, 20th & 27th January and 8th February 2016
  • Regional training in Sussex to an academy trust, “Time Management” and “Difficult Situations”, 12th February 2016
  • Regional training in Surrey to a group of special schools “Office Services”, 29th February 2016
  • WASBM reional training “Solving Problems” and “Demonstrating Impact & Reporting Back to Governors”, 4th March 2016

If you are interested in booking Justine Berkeley for your own event (be that a conference or training for an inset day) then please contact Jo Chatt at .  To see Justine in action, please see her presentation on ‘Drafting & Approving the Budget’ and ‘Marketing Your School’.

Launch of exciting new SBM Toolkit exclusively for SBM Service Ltd’s clients

The team at SBM Services recognise that busy school business management professionals do not always have the time to prepare and develop new resources or to research into latest business practices.  We are excited to have just launched our business management toolkit, which will become a growing library of tools and information, reflecting current educational practices.  This coupled with our SBM Helpdesk where you can have direct contact with a business management expert, means there is always someone or something to help you run the business of your school effectively.  Please click here to find out more.

The Key Insights – Getting to know you: Justine Berkeley

Our MD, Justine Berkeley, was recently interviewed by The Key to get her thoughts about the challenges faced by SBM’s across the Country and her own experiences of working as a Business Manager.  To read the full interview, click here.

Congratulations SBM Associate Justin Smith on winning the NASBM Marketing Award 2015

We are delighted to announce that our Associate Consultant, Justin Smith, has won the National Association of School Business Management Award 2015 for Marketing.  The judges were looking for the stars of the sector – professionals who go above and beyond to help their entire school community, and who are beacons of inspiration for SBMs across the UK.

The Marketing Award recognised the work Justin has done in creating revenues through strategic partnerships with schools, businesses and community organisations.

If you would like to book Justin Smith to support you with income generation or marketing in your own school please get in touch.