ISBA Recruitment offers schools a comprehensive bursar recruitment service, whether you are looking to fill an interim or permanent role in the UK or internationally.

Founded in 1932 and now the largest constituent association of the Independent Schools Council (ISC), the Independent Schools’ Bursars Association (ISBA) is renowned for the exemplary operational, managerial and regulatory support it provides to the independent school sector.

ISBA Recruitment offers schools in-depth knowledge of the bursar role, a unique insight into independent schools’ needs and an unrivalled understanding of exactly what it takes to deliver a high-quality appointee via a successful and testing recruitment process. The exclusive school support community and networks fostered by ISBA make ISBA Recruitment the first stop for both individuals looking for a new role, and schools seeking to fill a vacancy.

Contact us to find out how we can help you.

Bursar Appointments


If you are interested in registering with us for potential Permanent or Interim Bursar Appointments, please complete the Application Form/Data Protection forms below.

Do please email us or call us if you would like to speak urgently.

Bursar Application Form


If you are a School looking for assistance in securing either a Permanent or Interim Bursar, please email us at recruiting@theisba.org.uk and we will aim to respond within 24 hours.

Alternatively, you can fill in the form on the right of this page to arrange a callback.

Note: Your details are kept strictly confidential as per our Privacy Policy.