• Offsite Safety Management course for NCS providers

    Congratulations to the successful candidates who completed their recent NCS Offsite Safety Management course. Risk assessment training can be fun and the sun does shine in Dartmoor! The wonderful facilities provided by Adventure Okehampton / Okehampton YHA provided a fitting backdrop to what was a tiring but hugely valuable two days for the candidates.   Background The course is based upon the programme administered by the Royal

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  • Top tips for safe ski trips!

    Charlie Eustace, Pharos’ Educational Visits Adviser explains some top tips for ski trips! As the winter settles firmly in, many ski enthusiast teachers take students on what may be for some a ‘once in a lifetime’ experience. For others, it might be the beginning of a love of snowsports that continues into adulthood.  Whilst it is clearly great fun, educational

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  • #about_time! @Pharos_Response

    To see the new Pharos Twitter page and to follow us, please click the little birdie!  We will be posting links to useful resources as well as commenting on matters that we think our friends, clients and others might be interested in.  

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  • Happy Christmas

    Wishing all our customers a fun, festive Christmas and a safe successful 2018! Should you have any incidents and need our help over the holiday, just call your dedicated Pharos emergency number, we’ll still be here, 24/7. @Pharos_Response        

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  • Pharos mentioned by Department for Education!

    The Department for Eduction has produced some excellent new guidance for school leaders who are seeking to embed the National Citizen Service within their school. By using this guidance, schools can maximise the fantastic outcomes for Young People of participating in the NCS scheme. The guidance document can be downloaded from the DfE website here. Ok, so you have to

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  • Updated school services

    Pharos has been busy developing our range of school services and we are rapidly gaining a reputation for providing high quality services to independent schools, maintained school and multi-academy trusts (MATs).  In fact we have been so busy that it has been difficult to find time to update this area of our website! Our services have ranged from providing proactive support

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  • FCO Travel Aware

    Pharos has been a subscribed partner of the The Foreign & Commonwealth Office’s proactive and helpful Travel Aware programme for a number of years.  A host of useful advice and tips can be found on the Travel Aware site www.gov.uk/travelaware.   It’s great to see the FCO specifically mentioning British Standard 8848 in their advice for overseas adventure travel.  Julian Penney, Pharos’

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  • Good job!

      Customer and Operations Administrator – Wokingham, full time   Are you super-organised with a fastidious attention to detail but also happy to chat with our clients on the phone or on 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 can back

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