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.

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.

Beyond Words

Beyond Words

Beyond Words, a charity, publishes wordless picture stories that address a huge range of subjects such as health, relationships, bereavement and employment. Without such resources, important conversations are often avoided for lack of confidence in how to address them.

For over 20 years Beyond Words has been helping people with learning disabilities to communicate better, our materials place the reader in their own driving seat. By telling the whole story in pictures, each Beyond Words wordless story gives people the chance to work together, exploring and understanding different types of situations.

  • everyday opportunities and experiences
  • things that are about to happen, like going to hospital or appearing in court
  • life decisions, like having a relationship or agreeing to an operation.
  • things that have already happened, like abuse or losing someone you love

Capita SIMS Independent

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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

North Yorkshire Education Services

North Yorkshire Education Services provides outstanding support services to schools and settings across the UK.

From education and learning to professional support and facilities management, we can provide everything schools need to give children and young people the best educational experience.

We provide an award-winning Human Resources service, NYHR, who deliver practical, solution based HR advice and support to schools. The team have extensive knowledge and experience in the education sector and work with many independent and special schools.

For more information please visit our website or call 01609 533222.

Panoramic Care

Panoramic Care
Panoramic Care is a senior level recruitment consultancy within the Specialist Education, Health and Social Care sectors providing interim managers and consultants, permanent appointments and retained search. Until recently we were a division of Panoramic Associates, but due to unprecedented success and increased customer demand, we have now launched as a separate specialist brand.New regulation, a growing population, austerity measures and technology advances means the Specialist Education, Health and Social Care sectors we operate are constantly evolving. Our immersive understanding and industry-wide expertise combined with a genuine passion to support and benefit the organisations we work with make us one of the leading senior level recruitment consultancies in these sectors. We have built a reputation for providing the highest quality senior level professionals, and for being able to source the most in-demand skill sets within this ever changing landscape. To find out more on how we could help with your resourcing needs visit

Zenergi Ltd


Zenergi is a customer service company that specialises in energy and built on the belief that there is a better, brighter way forward for the energy industry. We have dealt with every conceivable aspect of giving customers the best energy packages, advice and service. Our aim is to make a positive difference in the world of energy, and to do so in a manner that is simple, sustainable and achievable.

Our mission is to do things differently and help you reach your own definition of Energy Freedom, by designing our services and utility provisions around your needs. Something we call Energy Designed around you. For more info and to find out about our FREE Utility Health Check call us on 0845 873 4463, email us on or visit our website and for those on Twitter @Zenergi