Finding the best possible deals for your organisation
We specialise in saving your school, college or business time and money by finding you the best possible deals and services your local area can offer you. You will have access to your procurement support by phone, internet and email at all times.
By using our expertise and contacts we have joined forces with a number of suppliers that you may already use but have the advantage of larger buying power to give greater prices than you may already pay.
Don’t Just Take Our Word For it!
Big thank you
Gosford Park Primary- Summer Holiday Works Just wanted to say a big thank you to Sam and the team at SJ Solutions for all their help and support with the work we scheduled for 2017 summer holidays. The SJ Solutions team were involved in all our projects from the outset through to final completion and… Read more “Big thank you”
Contract savings over £3k
Inspire Education Trust- Contracts SJ Solutions worked with Inspire Education Trust recently to look at some of our existing contracts and to see if savings could be achieved now we have four schools in our Trust. Having worked on Insurance, Hygiene and Water coolers, we are delighted that we have saved ourselves in excess of… Read more “Contract savings over £3k”
The project was an amazing success!
Project Management – Nursery & Reception Outdoor Areas SJ Solutions oversaw a project to redesign our early years areas. The project was an amazing success. With little time we achieved fantastic early years facilities under budget! Sam and her team plus contractors delivered over and above our expectations and we couldn’t be happier with the results.
Very professional, helpful and proactive
New Cleaning Provider & Contract SJ Solutions brought in three very good cleaning contractors who each provided quotations to clean our school. I found them to be very professional, helpful and proactive in ensuring the impact on myself and staff in school was minimal so not only saving us time but money in changing the… Read more “Very professional, helpful and proactive”
Membership of SJ Solutions allows us to have a virtual staff member
Grant Funding Within the Inspire Federation we have utilised SJ Solutions to work alongside Office Managers to seek and bid for external grant funding. We have taken advantage of the economies of scale that our membership allows access to. Membership of SJ Solutions allows us to have a virtual staff member with whom we can… Read more “Membership of SJ Solutions allows us to have a virtual staff member”
A quick and efficient service
Sourcing Products Trying to source products can be time consuming so it is reassuring to know that SJ solutions are on hand and will provide a quick and efficient service.
I would highly recommend them
Writing Bids & Sourcing Building Quotes St Gregory’s Catholic Primary has been working with SJ Solutions and have found the service they provide to be friendly, efficient and professional. As a one form entry school, we do not have the capacity to source and write funding bids or gather building quotes. SJ Solutions has provided… Read more “I would highly recommend them”
An invaluable source of administrative support
Globe Water Feature SJ Solutions have been an invaluable source of administrative support over the last year. Sourcing products and suppliers can drain administrative time and it has been a relief to be able to rely on Sam and her team to do the leg work for us particularly when a specialist supplier is required.… Read more “An invaluable source of administrative support”
SJ Solutions took away a lot of the hassle and freed up time
Grant / Bid Writing I contacted Sam Morris at SJ Solutions with regards to gaining funds for a disability hoist for our swimming pool. We have two disabled children at school and as they get older they will struggle to make use of the pool. This is not an area that I have any knowledge… Read more “SJ Solutions took away a lot of the hassle and freed up time”
SJ Solutions exceeded our expectations and represented excellent value for money
Key Stage One Playground In the Autumn term 2014 we decided to submit a bid for funding to resurface our KS1 playground and re-fit some new playground equipment. Due to tight timescales we enlisted the help of our procurement support company, SJ Solutions. The outcome is that the management of the project by SJ Solutions… Read more “SJ Solutions exceeded our expectations and represented excellent value for money”
SJ Solutions have helped us enormously with two big projects
Playground Development SJ Solutions have helped us enormously with two big projects which took place in the Summer holidays 2015. From the initial quotes though to managing the workforce, Sam Morris ensured everything ran smoothly and that the workmanship was of a good quality. She managed the project which included the installation of a MUGA… Read more “SJ Solutions have helped us enormously with two big projects”
Going over and above to ensure the job gets done to an immaculate standard
Project Management – Building & Refurbishment Projects SJ Solutions project managed a new build for John Shelton, of which the contract total was £158k. They were fantastic! They walked us through the whole process, from architect drawings to health and safety ramifications and navigating the tender process. They managed any problems with the contractor directly… Read more “Going over and above to ensure the job gets done to an immaculate standard”
Understood our vision for the school and made sure the community were informed
Project Management – Building & Refurbishment Projects We had plans to extend our school to include a new classroom and staff room. These plans were then extended to include the redesign of the school reception area. In order to facilitate this we decided to procure the services of SJ Solutions. Sam and her team took… Read more “Understood our vision for the school and made sure the community were informed”
I wholeheartedly recommend SJ Solutions to you
I Strongly Recommend SJ Solutions I have been working closely with Sam Morris from SJ Solutions over the past few months looking at Service Level Agreements and procurement. Following recommendations Coundon Primary has just changed the grounds maintenance service provider for the coming year and is also currently looking to change the cleaning services… Read more “I wholeheartedly recommend SJ Solutions to you”
So impressed with the standard of work and honest, professional advice
Refurbishment ICT Suite The complete refurbishment of an old classroom into a technology room was a task that I was dreading, until I met Sam and Dave from SJ Solutions. They enabled my vision to become a reality, from a room that I locked when showing people around to a room that we proudly show… Read more “So impressed with the standard of work and honest, professional advice”
They sourced a grant, wrote the bid for us and were successful in obtaining us £9500 from lottery funding
Grant Bid / Writing SJ Solutions met with us to discuss how we could secure funding to help us with our swimming pool changing rooms in school. We had no facilities and we really needed a space for the children to get changed in. They sourced a grant, wrote the bid for us and were… Read more “They sourced a grant, wrote the bid for us and were successful in obtaining us £9500 from lottery funding”
This was the best decision that we made
School Catering Tender Manor Park Primary School in Coventry is a 3FE school who was facing the challenge of the Local Authority withdrawing its school catering service with very short notice. Although there was the option of moving across to a comparable service from a neighbouring Local Authority, we felt that we needed to look… Read more “This was the best decision that we made”