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Independent consultants

Independent consultants

Prospect provides a number of services for members working as independent consultants in the education and children’s services industry.

Person working out figures with calculatorWe provide:

  • professional indemnity cover
  • a Model Consultancy Agreement
  • "Thinking of Going Independent" – a one-day training course.

Professional indemnity

Our professional indemnity scheme is open to all employed and self-employed members of Prospect's ECS Group and to partnerships of limited companies. It can be used to insure against claims arising from negligence, errors or omissions in connection with their work as inspectors, advisers and consultants or other professional services recognised as being within the scope of practice.

Model Consultancy Agreement

We have a Model Consultancy Agreement for use by independent educational consultants, prepared for ECS group members by our legal advisor.

Man thinkingThinking of Going Independent?

This one-day course is for members and non-members who are thinking of, or who have just started, working in the educational consultancy market. It covers all the practical and financial considerations of making the leap into independent educational consultancy.