HR Services

PAISBOA has on retainer an employment attorney to assist schools with every aspect of the Human Resources function, including a robust portal for HR personnel. Other HR vendors offer background checks, fingerprinting compliance, and more.
Included with membership

Fisher Phillips, LLPHR Services

Fisher Phillips, LLP represents hundreds of independent schools nationwide in connection with employment and education matters. They regularly provide advice and counseling to both schools and school associations to help ensure that schools understand their legal obligations and are able to navigate the challenging legal landscape.

Member Schools will receive the following services from Fisher Phillips LLP:

  1. Free phone advice on simple HR matters from Fisher Phillips Partner Susan Guerette
  2.  Webinars and seminars (see PAISBOA calendar).
  3. PAISBOA HR Portal: A library of forms and templates as well as job descriptions, policies and procedures, and more! To obtain login access to the PAISBOA HR Portal, contact Ron Hill at [email protected]

 Additional services that can be provided by Fisher Phillips, LLP include the following:
  • Preparation and review of handbooks (student and employee/faculty)
  • Preparation and review of contracts (enrollment and employment)
  • Wage-hour audits
  • Employment audits
  • Board governance training and advice
  • Executive contract drafting
  • Benefits advice
  • Full range of defense of employment claims, including representation of the institution before administrative agencies such as the EEOC or state commission and litigation in state and federal court.
Because Fisher Phillips regularly works with independent and private schools, they know the issues that school administrators face each day.

Susan Guerette, Local Representative