Since 1997 Optimus Education Limited has been the leading provider of professional development support and school improvement information for schools, academies and other educational institutions.

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Schools We Support


Expert Network


Our Vision

Through providing a range of high-quality, practical content and resources, training and expert advice, we aim to ensure all school and academy leaders feel equipped to do their jobs better and therefore contribute more meaningfully towards improved outcomes for pupils.

Our Values

Optimus Education is part of the Prospects group, and our shared aim is to inspire the people we work with to develop their full potential. Everything Prospects does is underpinned by our core values.

Achieving Impact

Providing high quality services which achieve positive and sustainable results for our customers.

Working Together

Working with individuals, funders and partners to design and deliver effective services.

Delivering Change

Sharing knowledge and expertise, evaluating services so we can learn, adapt and innovate.

Valuing Colleagues

We create opportunities for everyone to develop their skills, share their knowledge and experience.

Promoting Diversity

Providing high quality services which achieve positive and sustainable results for our customers.

Our Partners

We are proud to partner with the following leaders in education.

Impact Achieved

Download the case studies below to find out how schools are using Optimus resources to improve outcomes for pupils and lead whole-school development.

Key Contacts

Who does what at Optimus? Find details of our management team below.
Prospects, Director of Education
Head of Consultancy
Head of Marketing
Head of Content
Media Sales Manager
Lead Drupal Developer
Head of Awards and Training
Head of Conferences
Head of Education

Our Experts

We work with a range of practitioners, consultants and legal experts in delivering our services. Here are just some of them.

Our Consultants

We also work with a range of school improvement consultants. Find out more about our consultants and their areas of expertise.