Human Resources

OAT recognises that our people are our greatest asset and wants to work in partnerships with you to ensure all staff fulfil their potential. As such the central HR team will work closely with your academy on a wide range of people related issues.

Support and advice can be provided on:

  • Model OAT HR policies for you to adopt post-conversion through consultation with your local Trade Union representatives
  • Changing employment law legislation that may effect you and your academy
  • Teaching and support staff terms and conditionsHands on support if needed for complex casework including employment tribunals
  • Advice around restructuring/reorganisation and teacher recruitment
  • Access quality training and development for your own HR staff and talent development

It is totally reassuring to know that we can call upon expert HR advice by simply making a phone call. The team is both knowledgeable and approachable. Their legal and union expertise is invaluable.Mick Green, Principal, George Salter Academy