Though commonly not being acknowledged as a business, schools are in fact a business with significant assets and income and are large employers. However, they are not like any commercial business, rather operating within a unique sector and a closed environment. Within schools there frequently is a cultural gap between teaching and non-teaching roles as […]
There has been a progression within the school sector to outsource key operations. Outsourcing such operations is a valid and cost effective method allowing schools to focus on their primary responsibility and key skill sets, the education of students. What started with Canteens and Uniform Shops has moved to Boarding House meals and School Maintenance […]
As probably expected in the current climate, we are having to review our business operations in response to restrictions and initiatives, which we support, that have been imposed by venues and authorities in relation to the Covid-19 spread. Strategies have been put in place to, in the best possible way, ensure the welfare of our […]
Read the latest news, updates, project case studies, topical articles for the school sector from Cole School Experts and our Strategic Partners in our latest eNewsletter. 2020 Term 1 Newsletter
Check out our Strategic Partner’s, TASS, latest blog on Efficient Fee Collection and Payment Scheduling in Schools! They spoke to Kenton Newall from Cole School Experts and Kevin Butler from School EasyPay to find out what schools should consider when reviewing their debt collection procedures!
Read the latest news, updates, project case studies, topical articles for the school sector from Cole School Experts and our Strategic Partners in our latest eNewsletter. 2019 Term 4 Newsletter
From fee collection, to resource problems due to staff turnover and inefficient data security standards, the modern challenges facing school business managers and leaders are numerous, and complex. Kenton Newall, Business Relationship Manager at Cole School Experts, explains why these challenges exist and what solutions are available in an interview with Legalwise. What are 3 […]
Part 1 – Enrolment Applications and Terms Enrolment Applications Your enrolment application is the most important set of documents and it is imperative that you put in place appropriate systems and checklists to make sure you get it right! We have seen hundreds of these documents and the number of times that we have come […]
When managing outstanding tuition fees, there are generally two categories of parents: (1) those who can pay and choose not to; and (2) those for a range of valid reasons, cannot pay. For those parents who cannot pay their tuition fees, schools have processes to work with those families. We at Cole School Experts define […]
Be the first to see the progress of Payroll on Spider! Kate from PCSchool will join us via “video link” to demonstrate future developments on Spider for Payroll. The group will then have the opportunity to share best practice, discuss managing payroll processes and ask questions of each other, Kate and our payroll experts.