Bolton Centrex Switch Off – Telephone Systems for Schools
Futureproof Phone Systems for Bolton Schools
Following the recent announcement regarding the termination of Bolton School’s Centrex telephony service, it is vital your school weighs up your options quickly and efficiently.
If this termination applies to you, your current Centex telephone system service will expire and your lines will be ceased, meaning you will be required to procure a new telephone service. Tel Group are here to support you through this process.
Specialising in the education sector and providing phone systems to 1000+ schools since 2005, we’ve received amazing feedback from our customers – testament to the hard work, proactivity, and amazing service our team provide to schools and MATs all over the country.
All our systems are tailored to our customers’ requirements, user-friendly, and cost-effective. But don’t just take our word for it – contact us to arrange a quote and get the ball rolling ahead of the Bolton Centrex Switch Off.
- £5 Per User, Per Month
- 12 Month Contracts Available
- 3 Months Free Billing (With a 36 Month Contract)
What does this mean for your school?
Bolton County Council have announced they will be shortly ceasing all of their School Centrex Telephony contacts.
If this termination applies to you, your current Centex telephone system service will shortly expire and your lines will be ceased.
This means you are now required to procure a new telephone supplier and service to prevent your lines being terminated.
We are here to guide you through the process of upgrading and ensure you get the system most suitable for your school.
The benefits of upgrading
Your current Centrex system is restrictive and offers limited functions, whereas cloud-based systems hold a variety of benefits.
- Cheaper than Centrex
Cloud-based systems are less expensive and easier to maintain
- Keep your numbers
Keep any numbers, making the switch over seamless
Quickly add new users, features, and applications as needed
- Advanced Features
Such as video conferencing, voicemail to email, and much more
- BT Switch Off
By upgrading to a cloud based VoIP telephone system, it will mean you are prepared for the 2025 switch off, preventing your lines from becoming obsolete
- Additional Benefits
The list of benefits is substantial, from enabling remote working to integrations with school systems. Get in touch to find out more
Our telephone system offering
We have been in discussions with local school leaders which has enabled us to fully understand the situation and develop the best solution.
- £5 Per User Per Month
Significantly lower than Centrex
- 3 Months Free Billing*
*Get your first 3 months billing for free if you sign a 36 month contract
- 12 Month Contract
12 month contracts available
All impacted schools within Bolton are eligible to our £5 per seat, per user offer which includes your local, national, 03 and UK Headline mobile call charges.
You will also be entitled to 3 months free billing if you go ahead with Tel Group on a 36 month contract term. This will mean with Tel Group your ongoing telephone costs are substantially cheaper than your current Centrex bills.
In addition, we are also offering Bolton schools the option to select a 12 month contract.
Why choose Tel Group?
Specialising in the education sector and providing telephony solutions to over 1000 schools since 2005, we are proud to come highly recommended.
We have vast experience transferring schools from Centrex after this situation occurred in Birmingham in 2021, as well as South Gloucestershire schools in 2023 and we are now working to switch over Bolton schools. Because of this, we believe we are best suited in providing a competitive, high quality service.
We will be happy to book in a meeting with you and complete a site survey free of charge.