safer-recruitment-and-selection-school School HRThese services are available as ad-hoc, one-off support packages to all schools regardless of membership status. If you choose a membership option you will also have access to our Additional Strategic and Support Services on either a stand-alone hourly / daily rate. Colleagues who select either Enhanced or Premium Membership will be able to choose to access some of these services within their service allocation.

Reasons for choosing our ad-hoc service…

  • No long term commitment
  • Use your HR budget tactically
  • Focus on the important
  • No up front costs

Whatever your membership status you can always buy additional discounted days should complex issues arise during the course of the year.


Additional Human Resources Services

  • HR ‘Health Check’  assessing your HR practice to ensure compliance;
  • undertaking a disciplinary or grievance investigation;
  • supporting the head teacher at a disciplinary hearing or appeal;
  • equality plans and compliance;
  • safeguarding audit to ensure compliance;
  • support and resources for developing a job evaluation tool (a transparent, robust system with minimum bureaucracy) for new or existing roles and job descriptions;
  • creation of a pay and grading framework and/or a reward strategy  based on performance and the development of visible career paths to provide an objective-led development programme;
  • harmonisation of terms and conditions of service to eradicate previous inconsistencies;
  • advice and support for strategic planning;
  • training and coaching to build internal HR capacity;
  • policy development;
  • governor support and advice;
  • sickness and absence strategy; and
  • performance management and professional development.

Additional Strategic Services

  • strategic school/academy planning including workforce planning
  • organisational design and structure, including remodelling, consultation , redundancy and recruitment
  • policy development
  • governor support and advice

Additional Finance Services

  • Finance administration health check- assessing the quality and cost effectiveness of finance administration
  • Specialist finance support in response to finance issues
  • Specialist finance support for strategic business planning including procurement and contract management, cash flow management and short, medium and long-term budgeting and financial projections

As an experienced and rapidly evolving team of HR, finance and education professionals, we have the resources and expertise to tailor our services to your needs or those of your wider team. Let us know of any additional requirements you have and we will develop a fast and cost-effective solution. Please contact us for bespoke and highly competitive costs tailored to your specific needs.