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Just Teach

Legal support that lets schools concentrate on what they do best.

The everyday challenge of running a school, teamed with on-going changes in education and legislation can be a minefield. You need sound legal support that provides your school with protection, so you can concentrate on the delivery of what you do best: education.

Just Teach is an education package providing peace of mind for a fixed annual fee. 

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Providing reassurance, guidance and commercial advice whenever you need it without the fear of unexpected legal bills.

You will have access to unlimited telephone, email and written advice in the following areas:

Human Resources

  • Reviewing and/or drafting letters to employees or unions
  • Advising on disciplinary and/or grievance procedures
  • Performance management
  • Advising on sickness absence issues
  • Advising on changing terms and conditions of employment
  • Two free places at all Schofield Sweeney HR seminars
  • Regular updates on HR and Employment Law issues

Education and Commercial

  • School business issues including contractual issues
  • Advice on disputes or potential disputes
  • Advice on procurement issues
  • Advice on land and building issues
  • Advice on relations with Local Authorities and other outside entities including Data Protection Act and Freedom of Information Act issues
  • Advice on Special Educational Needs and Equality issues
  • Advice on Admissions policies Advice on Exclusions and Appeals


  • Corporate governance frameworks
  • Policy reviews and advice
  • Board briefings and technical guidance

Company Secretarial Services for Academies

  • Preparing and filing the annual return
  • Maintaining statutory registers
  • Filing changes in the statutory registers with Companies House

We are delighted to announce the launch of JUST TEACH ONLINE, our fixed price online HR and Employment Law portal.

"The service we have received from your staff has been excellent" Neville Lawson, University Academy Keighley  

"Dedicated team, plenty of face to face contact, communication excellent, always a rapid response to queries" Gillian Osborne, Bishop Wheeler Catholic Trust

The education package can be taken as a whole or in parts. We recognise that each school has different needs and one size doesn't always fit all, so we can work with you to develop a tailored package to suit the individual needs of your school.

We'd love to hear from you. Please call Simon Shepherd on 0113 849 4062. 

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