Chris Pring

Current School:

Cabot Primary School, Bristol

Current position:

School Business Manager

Areas of expertise:

School Business Management

Brief biography:

Having previously worked for 29 Years for a High Street Bank Chris became a School Business Manager in 2014. Having held management positions within IT, Finance, HR, Quality Management and Systems Evaluation he is able to translate this expertise to the school environment.

Chris is ISO9000 qualified and is also a qualified assessor for European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM). He has completed both CSBM and DSBM qualifications as well as the Bridging Module through the University of Chester. He is a fellow of the Institute of School Business Leadership and a Locally Maintained Primary Head Teachers representative on the Bristol Schools Forum and was previously the Chair of the Bristol Schools Finance User Group. He is a former School Governor and PTA Chair for the Primary School where his children attended.

Chris is able to provide a range of support for Headteachers, Senior Leadership Teams and Governors to embed processes and procedures which are sustainable to meet the ever increasing challenges of the educational landscape.