We believe that schools should demand more and receive better value and we are responding. With extensive knowledge of the education sector and the challenges it faces. Our experience includes work with newly established Academies, with predecessor bodies within the LEA control and in the higher and further education sector.
We know that academy and school insurance varies considerably, as each school has its own unique insurance needs and requirements. Our approach is to listen carefully, fully understand your needs and then use our experience and expertise to develop, create and deliver a bespoke high quality insurance and risk management solution and support facility.
Our objective is to help you best understand and manage your risks, secure proven insurance protection and deal promptly and efficiently with any claims so that you can focus on running the school with limited disruption.
We will examine all releant insurable risk and will consider and address in our recommendations covers such as ut not limited to:
- Employers & Public Liability
- Property damage
- Business interruption
- Hirers Indemnity & Liability
- Governors & Trustees Indemnity
- Engineering inspection
- Personal accident
- School trips & travel
- Minibus & other motor
- Legal expenses inc admissions
- Staff absence insurance
- Health And Safety audits and training
- Employment Law guidance
- HR policy advice
Undertake a detailed risk assessment and create a comprehensive risk profile. This identifies insured and uninsured risks and details strategies to avoid, mitigate and eliminate risks and claims.
Create a model insurance programme with indicative costings by undertaking a full broking market exercise for you, delivered by an experienced team of insurance professionals.
Ensure the protection you purchase is appropriate to the risks you face and that is compliant with the guidelines of the DfES Academies Financial Handbook.
Provide you with quotations which can be used as evidence and provide proof of best value.
Offer ongoing advice and support beyond your conversion on all related areas including technical queries, incorporating changes and where relevant, introducing our risk services team who can help you to manage the risks involved in Health & Safety, Security, Fire Protection and Business Continuity Planning.
In additional to our insurance broking and risk management team we offer further business support through Jelf Insurance Partnership:
Health Solutions: Providing essential employee benefit packages including health cash plans, dental plans and employee assistance packages.
Commercial Finance: Offering access to a wide range of funding from specialist financial providers.
Risk Services: Keeping you up to date and compliant with Health & Safety, HR Assistance and Employment Law.
Lee Sutton on 01482 388556 or email:firstname.lastname@example.org
or Richard Twigger on 01482 388588 or email:email@example.com
Academies Leaflet (pdf, 184.7 KB)
Health & Safety for schools (pdf, 627.2 KB)
Staff absence cover (pdf, 709.1 KB)