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Our consultancy packages range from a telephone consultation to a fully bespoke service tailored to meet complex, urgent or other specific circumstances. Additional services include accompanied school visits, provision of translators, educational assessments and arrangement of specialist tuition.

All our consultants have personally visited and reviewed countless schools for our website and publications; many also have professional backgrounds or specialist qualifications in education. For more information on our consultants click here.


Information Call

Our entry level service is hugely popular among parents who have specific questions around education or childhood more generally.

Consultation Meeting

Arranged at a time and place (including online) to suit you, this is aimed at parents requiring a more in-depth consultation – or where circumstances are more complicated.

Classic School Search

Need educational advice and ultimately a shortlist of schools best suited to your child’s individual needs and your particular circumstances? We’ll cherry pick the best consultant to do just that.

Premier School Consultancy

Ideal for families who want a greater level of support and advice than simply finding the right schools, this comprehensive service takes you right through the school application process too.

Premier Plus School Consultancy

This is our top tier mainstream service that holds your hand every step of the way to meeting every single educational need of your child or children.

Special Educational Needs

Four in 10 children will need special educational support at some point. Our specialist SEN team are on hand to get your child the help they need, whether that’s in mainstream or special education.

State School Service

Having trouble wading through the complex English state school system to find the best primary, secondary or grammar for your child? We can do all the hard work for you.

International School Search

The Good Schools Guide International provides an exclusive consultancy service for international, overseas or relocating families.

Scholarships and Bursaries

If you have a bright or talented child but money is too tight to pay for an independent education, there may be more financial assistance available than you think.

University Advice

Our expertise doesn’t stop with schools. Our team includes specialists in entry to both UK and overseas universities.

School Appeals and Applications Under Special Circumstances

No need to pay exorbitant legal representatives to help you with school applications and appeals. Local authorities are there to help and if you still need support, we can guide you through the process.

Assessments

We offer assessments in English, maths and reasoning to help families preparing for school entrance exams or to help identify areas of strengths and weaknesses.

The Director's Service

This niche and carefully tailored service is aimed exclusively at representatives or agents who want to introduce clients to us from overseas.

Additional Services

Our additional services include accompanied school visits, provision of translators, arrangement of specialist tuition, and more. If you’re not sure, just ask.

Our Guarantee

We have an international reputation for providing unbiased, independent advice on educational matters. We do not take commission from any school, which gives our education consultants the freedom to consider a huge range of schools in order to find the best one for you. You can also be assured that we maintain the highest possible standards of confidentiality.

How We Work - FAQs

Want to find out more about how we work before you contact us? Our FAQs page will fill in the gaps.

Call: 0800 368 7694 (UK) +44 203 286 6824 (international)
Email: [email protected]


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