• DfE guidance on school security & lockdown

    While we wait for the consultation process to be completed on the Government’s new Security Guidance for Schools, we thought schools may benefit from the key highlights we extracted from the draft document earlier in the year in case you are planning on doing some work on this over the summer holidays. The draft document can be found here. Key

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  • How will school visits be affected by Brexit?

    Understandably, this question has concerned a number of Pharos’ school clients so our Educational Visits Adviser Charlie Eustace has provided some advice during the current political situation.  International educational visits can be particularly rewarding and beneficial to students and staff alike. Learning about different cultures, languages, foods and ways of life, and experiencing the confusion and empowerment of making oneself understood

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  • We’re hiring!

      Schools Operations Administrator (part-time)  – Wokingham town centre Person specification Are you super-organised with a fastidious attention to detail and also happy to chat with our clients on the telephone or by email (without making typos and using text-speak)? The sort of person who digs that little bit deeper to get the job done when needed? If you are and

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  • Armed Forces Covenant

    Pharos Response is proud of the work done by current and former servicemen and women.  That is why we support the Government’s Armed Forces Covenant which is a promise by the nation ensuring that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, are treated fairly. To see the full pledge made by Pharos Response, please

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  • Independent Education Today

    Pharos are delighted to contribute to the December issue of Independent Education Today, the UK’s market-leading website and magazine reporting on all aspects of independent education for key decision makers and opinion formers within the sector. To read the full article, please click here.  

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  • Pharos CPD training

    We have been providing training workshops and events for several years now.  In fact, many clients who choose Pharos to support them during incidents also ask us to provide training – and vice versa.  We are running so much training now that we wanted to benchmark it to ensure that it continues to meet professional standards.  That is why we have

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  • Pharos joins ABTOT as affiliate partners

    Pharos is delighted to have been invited as Affiliates of the Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust (ABTOT).   ABTOT is a travel trade association that provides tour operators and travel organisers with bonding and other services to help them comply with the Package Travel Regulations. Approved by the Government’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, ABTOT is a

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  • Pharos staff training 2018

    Whilst not supporting clients during issues and incidents, Pharos spends much of its time delivering training for clients in health & safety, crisis media spokesperson, incident and crisis management. However, this time, it was our turn! The Pharos team recently spent three days at Whitemoor Lakes activity centre during which time the vast range of incident management experience was shared between each other,

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