Independent school insurance

We have over 50 years’ experience within the education market and access to some of the UK’s leading insurers as part of the Howden Group. Add value to your schools offering with our range of pupil-focused insurance packages. From personal accident, to cyber risks, to wellbeing solutions for your employees; whatever your schools insurance needs, we’ve got you covered.

Whatever your school's insurance needs, we've got you covered

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Your pupils – Digital insurance portal

The Endsleigh Insurance Portal is a digital platform that provides your school and pupils’ parents with the right level of protection while streamlining insurance management. In a self-service environment, the portal eliminates the hassle of endless paperwork associated with offline insurance adoption and enables smooth communication between the school and the parents.

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Your school – Commercial insurance and risk management

We are specialists in providing tailored commercial insurance solutions, accompanied by excellent customer service standards and regular in-depth discussions with our expert advisors to ensure that your cover remains up-to-date and appropriate for your needs. On top of this, access to additional vital services, such as risk and claims management is also available.

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Your people – Employee benefits and wellbeing

Your employees are the fuel that keeps your school vision and success moving forward. By catering to their health and wellbeing needs, you will empower them to do better every day. In addition, you will provide them with the confidence to bring their true selves to work and create valuable experiences for your pupils. We can protect your most important assets with a benefits and wellbeing program tailored to the needs of your school, people, and budget. Along with your staff we can assist you in extending the wellbeing benefits to your pupils.

Independent school products

More information on our products are available below.


A tailored insurance solution delivering comprehensive protection for your school. Cover arrangements are wide ranging and our experts will assess your schools exposures then advise on the best programme based on your needs.

You will have your own dedicated account executive who is experienced in providing solutions for independent schools and on hand to support you day to day. We have extensive experience arranging cover for complex exposures such as grade listed/heritage buildings and fine art/rare memorabilia.

Core areas of cover typically include - Public & Employers Liability, Cyber, Buildings and contents, Business Interruption, Professional Indemnity, Governors Liability, Motor Fleet, Engineering, Travel insurance and Legal Expenses.

Risk management

Bespoke risk management services designed to complement our commercial offering for independent schools. A truly tailored approach so all your commercial and risk management needs are in one place and we'll help you assess and advise on a commercial and risk management programme best suited to your needs

Risk services include ‘Education Support’- a leading online risk management and e-learning platform, bespoke risk consultancy surveys, professional claims management/major loss support as well as a client service portal which provides access to documentation, claims reports and proof of cover letters 24/7.

Full details of our services can be found on the dedicated risk management page for independent schools

Find out more on Endsleigh's Risk Management Services

Pupil absence

Pupil absence insurance offers financial security for your fee payers in the event that a pupil is absent from class for an extended period of time, either due to illness or injury.

Pupil personal accident

A personal accident policy could be a benefit to your pupils and staff. We offer a range of cover options from £100,000 to £1 million with dental cover included as standard, so your pupils and staff are protected.

Personal possessions

Replacing laptops or tablets can be expensive and can interrupt learning – that’s why our pupils’ possessions policy insures against damage, loss, and theft of valuables. Bicycles, musical instruments, art equipment and other valuables are also covered which may be particularly important to boarders.

School fees protection

In the event of a parent or fee payers’ subsequent death after taking out insurance we will pay termly fees direct to your child’s school until the child concerned reaches 18 or leaves school.

International pupils

A specialist policy purely for non-UK national pupils travelling to the UK to study.

Contact us

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