IRIS Payroll for schools

Simplify and automate even the most complex school payroll requirements. School payroll software helps save time, reduce errors and keep you compliant.

  • Cut time and effort spent on administration
  • Pay employees accurately and on-time
  • Make reporting and compliance easy
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IRIS Payroll: payroll made easy

Whether you have 10 or 2,500 staff, IRIS Payroll is the perfect all-in-one solution to make sure that they are all paid correctly and on-time, with no fuss.

Our school payroll system cuts the time and effort spent on admin, guarantees employees are paid accurately, and makes reporting and compliance easy.

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  • Minimum effort payroll management Simply provide payroll details and tax codes, and your staff are all paid on-time and correctly, with the right deductions.
  • Guaranteed compliance Our school payroll software is HMRC-recognised, meeting all UK compliance and data security requirements.
  • Comprehensive Reporting In addition to a wide range of standard reports, you can quickly create bespoke payroll reports as and when you need them.
  • Customisable access levels Ensure that the right people have access to the right data by utilising access levels and user restrictions.
  • Award winning support Unlimited telephone, email, and internet portal support, so that if ever need us, we’re on hand to set it right.

What are the benefits of IRIS Payroll?


Quickly deliver payslips, P60s and other wage-related documents. Ensure everything from pensions to statutory leave payments are accurate, easy to pay, and up to date with the latest legislation


Meet all compliance requirements, such as government pensions, teachers’ pensions, expatriate payroll, or any other common school payroll challenges


Easily handle employee schemes and benefits, such as salary sacrifice, childcare vouchers, and cycle to work


IRIS Payroll is a fully integrated complete platform supporting school HR and payroll from simple to complex needs


With either hybrid on-premise/cloud, or fully cloud-based, options we have an efficient, flexible and scalable solution to all your payroll needs


Gain complete oversight of all school payroll processing and drill down into the data with the real-time dashboard


Free up time by automating payroll calculations, tax code checks and payslip delivery for your payrolls


Tailor process to your needs by including manual steps or approvals, while employees can use a computer, tablet, or smartphone 24/7, 365 days to securely access their pay information

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