ELIZABETH RICKARDS EDUCATION & CAREERS CONSULTANCY

Educated at St Mary’s, Shaftesbury, Elizabeth read History and English at St Andrews University. Early in her career, she taught English at various tutorial colleges in London. From 1996 to 2007 Elizabeth was Principal of Davies Laing and Dick (DLD), a leading independent sixth form college in London. Elizabeth was described by in the Independent Schools Inspectorate Report 2006 as ‘an outstanding principal, a dynamic leader, dedicated to the welfare of her students and highly effective in realising her ambitions for them’.

The Good Schools Guide comments: ‘….has worked at the Young Vic, and is passionate about creativity in education. Outstanding leader. “She’s very sharp, very quick, really on the ball” said a parent.’ In 2008 Elizabeth established the education consultancy and since then she has advised students from all over the world on their undergraduate and post graduate university applications. She also advises on schools applications and continues to advise education organisations on strategic planning.

CONSULTANCY SCHEDULE

All consultations are by appointment only.

Central London: Pavilion, 96 Kensington High Street, London W8 4SG

Milan: 4th & 5th October 2019; 1st & 2nd November 2019

FOR PARENTS AND STUDENTS

The Consultancy aims to give parents the best possible advice about how to ensure their sons’ and daughters’ educational potential is achieved. We see students and review academic progress. We manage U.K school and undergraduate and post graduate university applications. Students are able to apply to British universities through the Consultancy as we are accredited by UCAS, the UK Universities central admissions organisation. We also advise on careers.

FOR SCHOOLS

Bringing together a team of leading professionals from the world of education and marketing, the Consultancy advises on strategic planning, domestic and international marketing, headship and teaching staff recruitment, in service training as well as preparation for Ofsted or ISI Inspections. We also arrange for Outside Speakers to visit schools.