Providing HR and payroll services,
consultancy and training to the
education sector.

HR and Payroll

We are the largest private provider of specialist HR support to schools in England. We only work with schools and academies and have skills and expertise in all aspects of human resource management. We have supported schools since 1993 and currently provide support to more than 1,300 schools across 65 Local Authorities.

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EPM has extensive experience and understanding of HR issues in education and can help you attain and maintain the high level of staff management expertise required to be a successful Academy. We provide services to more than 500 academies nationwide and support more than 60 Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs).

We are very experienced in dealing with first and second generation Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) (TUPE) issues and have supported schools and sponsors, pre-transfer, on more than 250 Academy conversions.

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DBS checks

EPM offers all schools that purchase the full HR service (both HR and Payroll) the use of the online processing of DBS applications (EPM’s DBS portal) as part of their service. By using our DBS portal, we can provide our customers with a fast, paperless and error free application process.

The majority of DBS results are available within 10 working days. This service can be purchased separately.

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