Human Resources

Our HR Core Service integrates seamlessly with our Payroll & Pensions service and is delivered by our education HR experts and intuitive software.

HR Core Service

  • For a fixed annual fee, our HR Core Service includes administration, advisory and consultancy (on-site) support
  • Integrates seamlessly with our Payroll & Pensions service and is facilitated by a secure web portal and a dedicated HR team
  • Provides comprehensive, proactive and professional HR advice tailored to your requirements and desired outcomes
  • Access to a comprehensive range of model policies and procedures, templates, advice notes, webinars, and invites to our exclusive face-to-face updates on key topics
  • 24/7 access to your staffing data and instantaneous submission of instructions via our portal

HR Added Value

  • Develop close working relationships by providing a dedicated team who have specific responsibility for your school to ensure trust and confidence
  • Provide training and support on our portals and website via our online webinars, step-by-step guides and unlimited support from your EPM team
  • Access to flexible and comprehensive reporting, which can be downloaded and tailored to your exact requirements
  • Automated systems and processes to save you time and minimise the scope for error
  • Dedicated on-boarding team who provide unlimited support and a seamless on-boarding process to ensure a smooth transition

HR Consultancy Services

  • HR Consultancy is a pay as you go model to support you with one-off or strategic HR projects, including:
    • Complex absence, capability, grievance or disciplinary issues
    • Support with restructures, job evaluations, TUPE transfers and changing terms and conditions
    • Training sessions for governors, senior leadership team and middle management on HR related issues
    • Policy reviews or the creation of bespoke, easy to use HR policies
  • Project proposals are fully detailed and agreed in advance, ensuring there are no hidden fees and costs

How we work with you

Our extensive experience and understanding of education HR helps you to optimise your workforce strategy.

We listen

We take the time to understand your challenges, and tailor our advice to your needs.

We support

We are passionate about your success, and we work tirelessly to get the right outcomes.

You achieve

Our support and expertise frees up time so that you can focus on education.

EPM want to deliver, like we do, the best outcomes for the children who are in schools.

Paddy McGrath, Executive Principal Aim Academies Trust

EPM is a professional and responsive organisation who fully understand the world of education, and we could not function efficiently and effectively without their support.

Sharon Money, Operations Manager Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust