Why choose CCS for your school’s needs?

We understand the powerful impact procurement can make on a school or academy. That’s why, as the largest public procurement organisation in the UK, we’ve developed a range of tailored solutions specifically for schools and academies.

These include our Supply Teacher, Education Technology and School Switch deals, which are supported by the Department for Education (DfE) and make getting a good deal quick, easy and cost effective. Leaving you more time to focus on your school’s needs.

You can use our commercial solutions free of charge and be confident that you’re accessing great value local and national suppliers. That’s why we are confident that we can bring real power to your procurement.

Our featured deals

We’re working closely with the Department for Education (DfE) to help you tackle your non-staffing expenditure:

  • Supply Teachers

    Fill temporary teaching and non-teaching roles compliantly, with an easy to use agency selection tool and the peace of mind of robust background checks.

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  • School Switch

    Achieve greater value for money when buying energy. Get instant, bespoke supply quotations and switch supplier through our online comparison site.

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  • Education Technology

    Access fully or partially managed IT services, broadband fibre infrastructure, broadband services, hardware and audio visual solutions.

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“Procurement for schools and academy trusts, particularly smaller ones, is often too hard to get right and too easy to get wrong. CCS is actively working to change that for the better. We have made significant savings using CCS frameworks. It really makes life easier by giving you the assurance that you are getting good value for money. You don’t always have the time to do all the procurement work yourself, or if you did it would be at the cost of other priorities not being taken care of, so it can help save you a lot of time.” 
Phil Beecher
Director of Finance, Rightforsuccess Trust

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