Education PR


Athene Communications has over 10 years’ experience in the education sector, with a particular specialism in supporting academy trusts and individual schools.

Our clients include Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust, Cambridge Primary Education Trust, Cam Academy Trust, University of Cambridge, Cognita Schools, Peterborough Learning Partnership, Brooke Weston Trust, Thomas Deacon Academy Trust, Teach Bedford, West Norfolk Academies Trust and Teach Peterborough.

Our consultants work closely with client leadership teams, including principals, headteachers, chief executives, business managers, and marketing and communications directors, to form a deep understanding of their business and reputational objectives.

We excel in PR and marketing, internal communications and community engagement – and provide a wide range of related services to build and protect the reputation of our clients and support engagement with target audiences.

We provide the following expertise to education clients:

  • PR services – including communications strategy; media relations; social media; crisis management; events management; awards entries; media training; governor/trustee recruitment; and internal communications.
  • Integrated copywriting, design and print services – including branding; websites; prospectuses; corporate plans; annual reports, folders; information books; newsletters; posters; banners; flyers, signage; videos; advertising; and SEO.
  • Community engagement services – including strategies to support estates and campus planning applications; stakeholder management; public consultations and exhibitions; and Statement of Community Involvement development.

Our core education PR consultancy team is supported by specialist associates with broader experience in the fields of higher education and further education.

For more information, please contact Ryan on 01733 207338 or email [email protected]