About Prospects Education

We engage directly with teachers and education professionals and support local authorities, schools, academies, colleges, consortia and education partnerships across England and Wales.

Education Investor Awards 2012 Winner Consultants of the year

Quality Award CEIAG Prospects


Prospects works with more than 4,250 institutions each year. We offer an extensive range of high quality educational support services across all Key Stages, including careers advice, curriculum development, school improvement, training, events, educational resources and engaging with parents and families. Our education services are tailored to the individual requirements of each school, academy or college.


Prospects is also the partner in a joint venture with 3BM, which provides support services to the education sector and is the first employee led mutual joint venture to spin-out from local government. The pioneering new model for delivering better and more cost-effective services to the public combines the experience and local knowledge of council staff with a private sector business ethic. 3BM delivers services such as financial management, ICT and building development to schools, helping them focus on education. Find out more

School Improvement Services

Prospects Improve

Prospects Improve is one of the country’s leading schools and academy improvement providers, offering, bespoke consultancy, educational products, training courses / events and works with schools in preparation for their Ofsted inspection. Find out more

Leading Parent Partnership Award (LPPA)

The Leading Parent Partnership Award (LPPA) is a national award that will strengthen and enhance school or academy’s work with parents and carers. Find out more

Staff Development

We use our extensive experience of career development to ensure our training is relevant and practical, and develops the individual to do their job even better. Find out more

Prospectus Curriculum

The Prospects Improve Primary Curriculum, Prospectus, has been designed to fulfil all of the statutory requirements of the new national curriculum. The aim is to provide teachers with extra time to plan their lessons and ensure the ultimate impact on pupils in order to raise attainment levels. Find out more

Education Resources

Prospects Education Resources

Prospects Education Resources provides a wide range of materials and services,  each tailored for different roles within education, which will help improve students performance. Find out more

Back Office Support

Prospects Payroll

Prospects Payroll provides online payroll service to academies, colleges, schools and other education establishments. The service is tailored to suit customers' needs, using an integrated HR, payroll and absence system. Find out more


3BM’s services include financial management, ICT and building development to academies, colleges, schools and other education establishments, allowing them to focus on education. Find out more

Careers and Skills

Careers AdvicePlus

Prospects Careers Advice helps schools and colleges meet their statutory requirements in supporting learners make successful transitions and achieve success. Find out more

Prospects Quality Award in CEIAG

The Quality Award in Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) from Prospects accredits good practice and encourages development in schools, academies, colleges, special schools, PRUs and short stay schools. Find out more

Prospects Events

Prospects Events specialises in managing and creating regional careers and skills events for young people, job fairs and graduate events.We also organise conferences and award dinners. Find out more

Outdoor Education

South Cerney Outdoor Centre

South Cerney Outdoor Centre in Gloucestershire, was acquired by Prospects to fulfil our aim of combining learning with exploring the great outdoors and encouraging an active lifestyle. Find out more

Independent Education

Gabbitas Education

Gabbitas Education Consultants are the leading experts on British style independent education across the world. Founded in 1873, it offers a range of advice and support services, maintaining a close relationship with the best schools in the UK. Find out more

Conferencing and Events

Optimus Education

Optimus Education assist primary and secondary school leadership teams to manage staff development efficiently and effectively, stay compliant and drive whole school improvement through a wide range of conferences and events. Find out more


About Prospects

The Prospects Group is a dynamic and enterprising organisation providing a wide range of education, employment and skills services in the UK and internationally.

At the heart of what we do is the drive to improve the life chances, skills and aspirations of everyone we support.

Each year we work with more than 500,000 young people and adults through our extensive range of high quality services.

The Prospects Group has an annual turnover in excess of £80 million and employs more than 1400 skilled and professional staff.

More about Prospects

Company Registered Office:
Prospects House
19 Elmfield Road

Prospects Services is a company registered in England and Wales No. 03042176