We are education people specialists that provide impactful products and services to help you manage your people and deliver the best outcomes for children.
To create better futures for our children through innovative people solutions
Our clients tell us that ‘we just get it’. We are quite unconventional compared with traditional HR service providers; we exist to help you to drive impactful school improvement through a range of intervention tools and techniques. Our people advice and people software are outcome and results driven as we always put children’s education and futures at the heart of our solutions.
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HR education specialists
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We talk your language
Our team have a vast depth of knowledge in school business management and education HR. That’s our pedigree… In fact, our Managing Director worked as a school business manager/consultant for 7 years before setting up FusionHR in 2011. Our leaders have all worked in education for many years and understand the full breadth of people and business challenges in schools.
We have been around for a while, and now support over 1000 schools and 100 MATs, but we have now decided to fuse both our services and software products under one group name – FEPS – Fusion Education People Solutions – providing the full wrap around, end to end solution for all schools and trusts. Here’s our journey…
Started in 2011 by our founder, Managing Director, Kathryn Birch.
FusionHR support over 400 schools, Trusts and organisations nationally with Human Resources (HR) and Health & Safety Services. With a team of HR education specialists our team offer both commercial advice and a safe pair of hands.
We provide unlimited advice, personalised and proactive on-site support including HR Audits. Our full range of services includes HR & Legal Services, Employment & Contracts Service, Training, Health & Wellbeing Services, Recruitment & DBS, Health & Safety and Consultancy Services eg. Investigations, Academy Conversions for Schools and Disciplinaries so all your HR needs are taken care of in one place.
We believe that outstanding schools and successful organisations are built on the quality of their people. Our people become your people. We work as a team helping to support your organisation and achieve your objectives.
Circa 400 clients
Launched in 2015 by our sister company FusionHR.
Helping clients reduce staff absence and save money through our Staff Absence Management (SAM) software built by our education HR specialists for schools and MATs.
Circa 700 clients
Launched in January 2021 on the back of our success with SAM.
Holistic HRIS school improvement tool. We know everything there is to know about education HR, so we decided to launch a fully integrated HRIS people solution. SAM can also be purchased as part of SAMpeople.
Circa 400 clients
Launched in June 2021 to complement our suite of people software tools.
For efficient, streamlined safer recruitment look no further than our bespoke education recruitment software, FACE-Ed – Fusion of Application Checks Exclusively for Education. FACE-Ed automates the whole recruitment and onboarding process.
Circa 180 clients
What Our Customers Say
We started our journey with Fusion HR by signing up to SAM Absence with a view to managing absence better across the Trust and hopefully to improve staff absence in general. Soon after we agreed to give SAMpeople a go to create a holistic HR system which would work for us as the Trust grows.…
FACE-Ed has transformed our Safer recruitment service. Our managers love being able to track candidates progress as they apply. Would highly recommend.
Staff and Managers have found the system to be very user friendly and can be tailored to your College needs. Whenever, we require support there is always someone at SAM who is willing to help.
From the first demonstration of SAM we knew it would help us manage our absences more efficiently and effectively. We have been using the system for about 2 years, and despite COVID, have found this an extremely useful tool. The system allows us to keep all absence information and documentation in one easy to manage…
Since joining Fusion we have been delighted with the support, service and partnership offered. If ever an issue or a question has been raised, it has been dealt with quickly, efficiently and effectively. The advice and guidance is always first rate and the team are always looking at ways to offer an even better service.
Before SAM it took hours to generate reports. Now I can issue a cost of absence report by type of employee for the Governors in seconds. They love the fact that they can see which areas need addressing and drill down to which staff have caused the absences.
We signed up with Fusion in February 2020 and have been very impressed with the service to date. We have benefitted from the general access to training and legal support. In addition, their support in dealing with specific matters has been invaluable. Responses are swift and communications tailored to our needs. There is a high…