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Photography Competition 2019

17 06 2019

Calling all Student Photographers

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Apprenticeship Levy Funding Changes

14 06 2019

The rules relating to the use of apprenticeship levy funds have recently changed.

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HR Investigations & Mediations

10 06 2019

Find out how mediations and investigations could benefit your school

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2019/2020 Essential Training Courses

04 06 2019

We are excited to announce that our dates for our essential training courses during 2019/2020 have been released!

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Reminder of Payroll Submission Deadline

03 06 2019

Payroll Submission Deadline is on Friday

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ServiceNow Portal Is Now Live!

29 05 2019

We are excited to confirm that the new ServiceNow portal has gone live today, Wednesday 29th May 2019.

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Changes to Governor DBS Checks

20 05 2019

Due to a change in regulations, School and Academy Governors will now only be eligible for the Children’s Barred List if they are engaged in regulated activity with children.

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Summer HR Breakfast Briefing 2019

17 05 2019

Kick start your day with a coffee and a catch up...

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Do you Submit HR or Payroll Information to SPS for your School?

16 05 2019

If yes, then you should already be aware that on 29th May 2019 our customer portal is changing to our new ServiceNow portal.

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Mental Health Awareness Week

13 05 2019

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week.

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ServiceNow Launch Date Moved

08 05 2019

The go-live date for the new ServiceNow Portal is just around the corner, are you ready?

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Reminder of Payroll Submission Deadline

01 05 2019

Payroll Submission Deadline is on Friday

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ServiceNow Launch Coming Soon

30 04 2019

The go-live date for the new ServiceNow Portal is just around the corner

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Implementing your School’s Approach to Pay

26 04 2019

Updated DfE Guidance now Available

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Update: Teachers’ Pension Contribution Increases

24 04 2019

From this date employer contributions will rise from the current rate of 16.48% to 23.6%

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New Menopause Guidance for School’s and Academies

18 04 2019

To assist schools and academies in managing this issue SPS has produced a new guidance document.

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Oracle Self-Service Claims and Expenses Guidance

17 04 2019

When submitting claims, please could we ask you to ensure you choose the correct claim type to ensure payments are correct

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Do you submit HR or payroll information to SPS for your school?

12 04 2019

If yes, then you should already be aware that on 1st May our customer portal is changing to our new ServiceNow portal.

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Term Time Only Annual Leave Changes

09 04 2019

We have been made aware that some payroll providers have applied one day’s annual to all term time only employees.

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Kent Scheme Annual Leave Entitlement from 1st April

02 04 2019

From 1st April 2019, KCC has determined that the Annual Leave provision for certain support staff employed on Kent Scheme terms and conditions has been enhanced.

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Reminder of Payroll Submission Deadline

01 04 2019

Payroll Submission Deadline is on Wednesday

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Updated Payroll Submission Deadline Dates for 2019/20

28 03 2019

Revised payroll submission dates for 2019/20

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Reporting Child Protection Allegations against staff

28 03 2019

Kent Schools and Academies are reminded of the importance of seeking initial guidance from the Local Authority Dedicated Officer team

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Statutory Increases from April 2019

25 03 2019

We look at the increases to statutory rates taking effect from 1st April

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