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Mobile phones at WBS

The following phone is the device we recommend for Staff wishing to access their staff live@edu accounts on the move. Your group will need to fund both the device cost and ongoing call/data costs. All applications will also need authorising and counter-signing by the COO.

To request a phone please complete the following form and forward it to the Finance Office.

iPhone 8


  • Size: 138.4mm (h) x 67.3mm (w) x 7.3mm (d)
  • Camera - 12 MegaPixels
  • FingerPrint Identity Sensor
  • Dust & Water Resistant
  • Battery Life - Up to 14 hours (on 4G)
  • Colour - Black, Silver or Gold
  • New connection/replacement after 2 years - £499
  • Upgrade within the 2 years- £549


Mobile Worker

£2.50+vat per month - Voice and texts. All calls to UK landlines and mobile numbers, and all standard text messages. Additional costs only apply to Directory Enquiries, Premium Rate Numbers, international calls and picture or video messages.

Mobile Worker 2GB

£10+vat per month - Voice, texts and data. The same calls and texts as above, with an additional 2GB allowance of data.

Mobile Broadband Standard 5GB

£10+vat per month - Just data. 5GB data allowance per month. Calls and texts are not covered under this tariff.

We expect all phones to last 3 years


Q) How do I check my data usage?

A) You can find out how much data you have used by following the steps following Apple guide.

If you wish to discuss your options further please contact .