schoolsPS is a division of ksabLaw. schoolsPS is a professional services provider for schools, colleges and higher education providers.
‘Keeley Baigent and her team have amassed a wealth of experience of working with schools, colleges and higher education bodies as well as Local Authorities over the years. Keeley Baigent and her team specialises in providing The Schools HR / Employment Law Service with flexible options regarding Costs and Delivery. Linked professionals that work with Keeley and her team provide accompanying professional services for education bodies in the areas of data protection and finance.
Keeley Baigent has vast experience of advising education bodies on all areas of employment law and providing representation in Employment Tribunal proceedings. She also has experience of dealing with the employment aspects of individual schools becoming academies and schools/academies joining multi academy trusts.
As a Governor of a school which is part of the biggest multi academy trust in the Country, Keeley Baigent has a good understanding of the governance of schools and the responsibilities of the board.
Keeley Baigent is a qualified Solicitor and has over 15 years experience advising on HR and Employment Law issues. Keeley qualified as a Solicitor in 2002 and became a Partner of a large East Midlands Law Firm in 2007, the firm being ranked as a Regional Heavyweight and recommended in the field of employment law and education by the independently researched Legal 500.
Keeley recognised that many educational providers were receiving sub-standard advice and service from Local Authorities and other non law firm providers or, alternatively, were being charged high hourly rates from private law firms. Accordingly, she decided to set up her own business providing an HR and Employment Law service with a division specialising in the education sector delivering the equivalent high quality, service driven advice to be expected from a private law firm, but at a fraction of the price.
Keeley works with a network of consultants working with schools, colleges and Higher Education providers to provide a full range of professional services for education providers that is offered by Local Authorities but with outstanding quality, high service standards and practicality further to the professional status and renowned education experience of the team.