NASS Annual Conference Exhibitors

The 2019 NASS Annual Conference is taking place on Thursday 10th and Friday 11th October at The Grand Hotel, 97-99 Kings Road, Brighton, BN1 2FW.

The National Association of Independent Schools and Non-Maintained Special Schools (NASS) works in partnership with key national and regional organisations and acts as a voice for special schools, raising concerns on issues affecting young people with special educational needs and their families.

NASS takes a lead role in lobbying to influence government policy and bring about lasting change.  It initiates and develops guidelines and procedures to further promote the standards of service, administration and management within its member schools and organisations.

Our two day annual conference attracts over 150  delegates from special schools across England and Wales.  These will include:

  • Principals, Vice Principals, Headteachers, Chief Executives
  • Heads of Education, Heads of HR, Directors of Care, Finance Directors, Heads of Therapy
  • Teachers, Speech and Language Therapists, SENCO’s
  • Chair of Governor’s, Trustee’s

Alongside our exciting programme of presentations and workshops for delegates, we offer ample exposure and networking opportunities for our exhibitors to interact with our delegates over the two days.

The booking form gives further information on exhibitor packages that are available. Places are limited and exhibitor spaces do sell out quickly, we would encourage you to book early to avoid disappointment.

Exhibiting this year

The Beattie Partnership


The Beattie Partnership
Established for over 25 years, The Beattie Partnership is a Chartered Surveying Firm, offering clients bespoke solutions with regard to their business rates and council tax liabilities. The Firm’s focus is on adding value, reducing liabilities and keeping costs down, with a comprehensive education surveying service specifically tailored to your needs.The Beattie Partnership has extensive experience within the Independent and Special Schools sector, acting for over 300 Schools across the UK – all work is undertaken following a no obligation desktop review of your School. To find out more visit or call a member of the friendly team on 0161 228 2224.


Hettle Andrews


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Hettle Andrews are an independent Chartered Insurance Broker specialising in the Education and Charity Care sector. After many years delivering bespoke solutions to a number of organisations, we are delighted to showcase a new fully integrated risk and insurance solution to Special Schools.We are proud to have blended our expert knowledge in the Education sector alongside our in-depth knowledge of the demands of care for young people; many with different types of demands and care requirements.

ONE for special schools has been arranged in partnership with a specialist Charity Insurer and is a one stop shop for all insurance and risk requirements, allowing a school to place insurance alone, or if required, alongside your Health and Safety purchases. Moreover, with a contribution to cost by your Insurer – contact us to find out why so many schools are turning to ONE for special schools.


Innovation Broking


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Innovation Broking is an independent insurance broker backed by Albion Capital and committed to supporting charities. Innovation understand the Third Sector is a very challenging landscape, for example how do you balance the need to deliver more for less whilst ensuring you have effectively protected your organisation against emerging risks?At Innovation the Charity and Care team is headed up by Jonathan Taylor and the team have a wealth of experience in the charity sector including special school charities. Jonathan has worked in the Charity and Care sector for the last 7 years offering risk management and risk transfer to a range of diverse Third Sector risks. Jonathan has experience in managing complex and specific risks including many of the top 200 charities in the UK and a number of special schools.

Charities and Care organisations typically have complex insurance requirements placed with limited specialist markets, Innovation have excellent relationships in these markets. Should you have any specific risk and/or insurance questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

North Yorkshire Education Services

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Zenergi Ltd

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