a network of 600 members within 300 institutions across England, Wales, Scotland & Northern Ireland.
Frequently Asked Questions
NAMSS, The National Association for Managers of Student Services, is a not-for-profit organisation established in 1987 as a registered charity with the Charity Commission and is a key stakeholder.
How can I apply for NAMSS membership?
Please go to our 'Membership Benefits & Costs' page for further details and to apply.
Who do NAMSS support?
We support Student Service Managers and their team/s from across a wide range of institutions; GFE (General Further Education), HE (Higher Education), Specialist FE (Specialist Further Education), Sixth Form Colleges, School Sixth Forms and Independent Training Providers.
What is the role of NAMSS?
NAMSS Mission: To provide high quality support and professional development to student services managers and their teams working within the post-16 education and training sector.
NAMSS Vision: To be recognised nationally as an influential organisation and leading provider of high quality support and professional development for student services teams that improves both our colleagues and learners’ experiences.
What is the role of NAMSS Executives?
The direction of NAMSS is set by its Executive Board who are elected Trustees and whose responsibility it is to further the profile, service and influence of NAMSS.