Education sector 

We support 1000s of teachers & support staff – and have done so for 20+ years.

Workwell in Education

We strive to deliver an A* service when it comes to supporting your supply teachers, teaching assistants, SEN staff and professional & support teams.

We’ve supported recruitment businesses in the education sector for more than 20 years with Umbrella and PAYE solutions. So we understand the nuances of the industry and the different support required.  If you’re looking for top-of-the-class support, you’re in the right place.

Meeting Your Needs

When you’re placing staff in schools we appreciate that speed and compliance are of paramount importance.

Your clients need you to get the right people in the right place at the right time, and that’s difficult enough. Our service has been finely tuned over the many years we’ve supported businesses in the education sector, so you’ll find we are extremely easy to work with.

  • All the support your business needs to recruit, place and pay your education staff.
  • FCSA-accredited Umbrella service for complete assurance.
  • Back-office and funding solutions to help your business grow.




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Recruiting From Overseas?

No problem – that’s something of a speciality for us.

Our service is perfectly designed to ensure you can recruit & place supply teachers from overseas – quickly & compliantly.

A Long-Term Partnership

As the UK’s largest payroll provider we have a seamless process for getting your education staff set up & ready to work.

  • Dedicated account managers who are education sector specialists.
  • Offices open 6 days a week with tailored opening hours to support those in education (8am to 8pm Monday to Friday & 9am to 12 noon on Saturdays)
  • Emergency payroll and advance payments 7 days a week.
  • The best cyber security & business continuity in the industry to ensure we can always pay our employees, no matter what.
  • FCSA accredited.
  • Umbrella, PAYE, back office, funding & international payroll services.
  • Efficient on-boarding processes including same-day right-to-work checks.


Darren Murphy, MD

Empowering Learning & Timeplan Education

I have worked with Natalie and Caroline for over 5 years now and throughout this time they’ve never let me or our candidates down. They are always contactable, no matter how late it is, and always deal with any pay queries, quickly and professionally. Their speed, efficiency and market knowledge sets them apart from their competitors and I would thoroughly recommend their services.

David Owen, Director

Uniform Education

Brilliant customer service and client-facing team in place at Workwell, great support during COVID, which went a long way in supporting our business. Thanks as always for your support.

Ready to Workwell with us?