Human Resources (HR)

Flexible tailored HR support - How You Want It, When You Want It.

We understand that HR related issues can, potentially, be time consuming and need to be resolved as quickly as possible…   SIPS HR solutions are effectively delivered through a combination of annual subscription packages and services that are offered on a ‘pay as you go’ basis.



Our experienced and highly qualified HR professionals can help

SIPS offer legally compliant, pragmatic and solution focused advice and guidance

Help can be face-to-face, via email and over the telephone

SIPS help teams unlock the potential of people, day-in, day-out

Advisory Services:

Advisory Services:
  • Disciplinary
  • Grievance
  • Redundancy and restructuring
  • Pre-employment clearances including DBS Umbrella Body Services (no administration fee applied*)
  • Policy and procedures
  • Recruitment (advertising on WM Jobs is part of the annual subscription)
  • Headship recruitment
  • Investigations
  • Mediation
  • Updates to SIMS Personnel module – saving your staff time
  • Contracts of employment

Strategic HR Support:

  • Named HR Consultant
  • Strategic workforce planning
  • Policies to support your strategy
  • Change management
  • Staff recruitment and retention
  • Management information
Strategic HR Support:
Safeguarding and Legal:

Safeguarding and Legal:

  • Safer recruitment training
  • Right to work checks
  • Position of Trust meeting support
  • Single Central Record Audits and Advice

Staff Wellbeing:

  • Wellbeing initiatives
  • Stress management
  • Performance management
  • Occupational health
  • Absence management
  • Employee Assistance Programme

*An administration fee is applied to DBS Checks for Volunteers

Staff Wellbeing:


  • Education payroll specialists
  • Dedicated payroll officer
  • 24/7 online portal access
  • CIPP & ACCA qualified staff
  • Full management reporting
  • Smooth transition process
  • Mitigated implementation risk
  • On-site & remote training
  • Staff paid on time
  • Full HMRC consultation

For many years SIPS has been working with our trusted partner Strictly Education, and together we are committed to providing a high-quality Payroll & Pensions Service to Academies in Sandwell.


Our services are flexible, so we can tailor them to meet your school’s needs and budget.

0121 296 3000

0121 296 3000

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The ways we can assist are numerous with many service lines including:

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