Independent 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.

Here is a list of its services:

  • School management consultancy, including how to establish or buy a school, inspections and appraisals for senior managers
  • Recruitment for all roles in an independent school, from support staff to Head Teachers
  • Advice and application support for parents, helping them choose what is best for their child, including pre-preparatory, preparatory, senior schools and colleges, boarding and day, and those that cater for special educational needs
  • Further and higher education advice for students, including course selection, application, interview techniques, careers advice and work experience
  • Masters and MBA advice and application support for postgraduates
  • Entry testing for international students
  • Summer schools for international students
  • Private tutoring for all stages of education, both in the UK and worldwide
  • Guardianship arrangements for families living overseas with a child at a UK boarding school

Who to contact

For further information:

Rachel Pickthall
Sales and Marketing Director

[T] 020 7734 0161

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What people say

"I have been very pleased with the service provided in this instance by Gabbitas and will certainly consider using yourselves in the future.”
Headmaster, Somerset

“I just wanted to thank you for all your help, support and knowledge, as without you Alex would be facing a very different future – so all my thanks with all my heart.”
Neil Gillon, Monaco

“If it weren’t for the Gabbitas team, I am positive I would not only have had a very different experience with my UCAS applications but I also wouldn’t have received the vital help in successfully applying to a university which I am so happy to be a part of.”
Jack Williams, American Student at Newcastle University