Education Consultants

For more than a decade, we have been trusted by parents to advise on every step of their children’s academic journey; from choosing between nurseries that feed into prominent preparatory schools to helping your son or daughter gain a place at their chosen school or university.

We work closely with families to understand their aspirations and to remove stress, navigate complexity and in many cases, turn dreams into reality. Our in-depth knowledge of the British independent school system ensures that you will make the right decision about your child’s future.

We were delighted to receive the Relocate Magazine’s ‘Award for Excellence in Employee and Family Support’. You can download the Judges’ recommendation here.

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If you are searching for the right school or university for your child, please use our online enquiry form. One of our education consultants will reply to you shortly.

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Nursery and Pre-Prep Placements

Choosing the right nursery and pre-prep school for your child will have a significant impact on their educational journey. We will advise you on the very best nurseries and pre-preps in your area and help to make sure your child secures a place.


Preparatory School Placements

Our education consultants have helped families from around the world to secure places at top UK prep schools. We not only offer independent advice to help you choose the best prep school to suit your child’s character and interests, but will also guide you through every step of the application process.


Senior School Placements

Choosing and gaining a place at the right senior school can be can be extremely challenging. Our service extends far beyond simply finding and recommending a school for your child; we will facilitate introductions to key members of staff and take you through the entire application process providing as much support and guidance as you require. We will help you understand the entry requirements for each individual school and the best way to help your child prepare for assessments.


Oxbridge University Admissions

To help your son or daughter compete against the brightest academic minds, we will guide them on every part of their Oxbridge application, introducing specialist tutors to prepare them for interviews and all Oxford and Cambridge entrance tests, including the TSA, LNAT, BMAT, CAT.


University Admissions

Our education consultants have first-hand knowledge of leading British universities and will provide valuable insights and advice to ensure your child has the best possible chance of choosing and securing a place.


US College Admissions

Renowned for their complexities, US college applications require specialist knowledge and planning for the best chance of success. Our US consultants will provide first-hand advice on how to secure a place at leading US colleges.


Academic Assessments

These assessments allow you to gauge your child’s current academic position. This information can then be used to help decide what schools are most suitable for your son or daughter, how to best prepare them for forthcoming entrance exams and whether or not additional tuition is required.


Our Education Consultants

Katie Haigh

Katie joined Simply Learning Tuition in 2011. Her independent advice has helped hundreds of families gain places in leading schools in Britain and students secure places at Russell Group universities, including Oxford and Cambridge. She is dedicated to meeting your family’s needs and aspirations, and finding the right place for your child.

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Sophie Taylor Barthorpe

Since 2014, Sophie has managed our full-time Home Schooling and International Placements. She is also our principal University Admission Consultants, supporting students through every step of their university applications. Not only does Sophie have thorough knowledge of leading British universities, she also has years of experience providing advice to students for their US college applications.

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Please contact our education consultants for independent and expert advice today.


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