We offer:

Training School
  • Marketing your school
  • Marketing your sixth form
  • Communicating excellence
  • Raising your profile
  • Creating great first impressions / front of house
  • Developing your website
  • Presentation skills
  • Managing the media
  • Using social media
  • Dealing with a crisis
  • Visioning
  • Maximising your brand and public profile
  • Teacher recruitment and marketing
  • Empowering student ambassadors/prefects
  • Setting up a marketing team
  • Preparation for open days / events

Training School

We share our best practice and expertise, giving you the knowledge, skills and confidence for successful marketing and communications. We offer regular masterclasses, training days, workshops and INSETs and can even arrange bespoke training to meet your specific needs and objectives. Training courses are led by our experts in education marketing or carefully selected external trainers, with knowledge underpinned by an in-depth understanding of schools and the education sector.

Upcoming Marketing Masterclass

The following themes are explored in our FREE half day Marketing Masterclass:

  • Creating an effective marketing plan
  • Profile raising
  • Strengthening your school’s reputation
  • Increasing student numbers
  • Improving internal and external communications
  • Teacher recruitment and retention

Delegates attending the session can expect to leave with an understanding of the following:

  • the importance of a strategic marketing plan and factors that influence parents and pupils when choosing a school;
  • the foundations of an effective marketing strategy for schools and how to create and implement the strategy;
  • how to identify marketing objectives based on the school development plan and overall vision;
  • how to evaluate and ensure return on investment;
  • how to create and implement an effective marketing and communications strategy;
  • the importance of ensuring that your school’s external interface gives the right impression;
  • developing a unique and attractive ‘package’ for prospective employees.

Our next Marketing Masterclass is being held:


Thursday 4 February 2016                                  


Conference Aston, Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham, B4 7ET


10.00am-12.30pm (9.30am registration)

If your school needs to recruit more pupils or staff, compete with new or existing schools, create better relationships with stakeholders or improve the efficiency and effectiveness of your communications then book a place now by calling 020 8892 2242 or emailing hello@grebotdonnelly.com

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