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Supporting ex-military staff

Withington’s Bursar provides guidance and support to a group of ex-military staff.

Background

Withington invites a group of ex-military servicemen and women to the school every year, as part of a three-week course run by the Manchester Business School which aims to aid their transition to civilian life.

Resources

The School Bursar talks to the group in the morning, sharing her financial and educational expertise. The Site Services Manager then takes the group on a tour of the school.

Impact

A group of eight ex-military people visit the school, and have the chance to learn about the independent school sector, the financial aspects of the school and how the school is run.

Frequency

Day-long, annual event.