25 Jan 2016
This can happen if staff have been entered in Personnel and separately into Manage Classroom Staff resulting in two staff codes. Also (rarely) if they are in the student focus and that…
27 Oct 2015
Once there has been a new superannuation rate agreed it needs to be entered into Sims .net Go to Tools>Staff>Superannuation Search for the required scheme Click on the New button on the…
28 Aug 2015
After the Summer 2015 upgrade to SIMS and FMS, schools using the Personnel Links functionality between FMS and SIMS may experience various error messages when the data is being transferred from SIMS…
12 Mar 2014
Go to Tools>Staff>Pay Related>New Enter a code, description, Hours Worked and Weeks Worked as required. If the pay pattern will be the same for all staff on this service term it may be…
23 Oct 2013
At various times pay awards are negotiated for different types of staff and the resulting agreed amounts published.  These figures will then need to be entered into Sims .net for both the…
22 Oct 2013
Due to the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions changes effective from September 2013 which removes a mandatory pay structure for teachers, Local Authorities and SCOMIS are unable to provide automatic updates in the future.…
25 Jul 2012
This function allows you to suspend a contract, either to replace the contract with another one for a period of time or simply lapse the contract. NOTE: FMS will not calculate commitment…
5 Jan 2011
This is due to a missing date in the 'Employment Start' field. 1. Go to Focus>Person>Staff and browse for the problem record. 2. Choose Employment Details tab - this requires a date in…
27 Aug 2010
The Top 500  suppliers for Devon Schools information can be found here If the Supplier cannot be found on the Top 500 Suppliers list please contact the Payments Section on 01392 382417  …
10 Aug 2010
If the allowance is a preset one then go to the person's contract, scroll down to the allowance field, click on new and add the appropriate allowance. If the allowance is not…
19 Apr 2010
With effect from the Autumn 2012 Sims .net upgrade all the fields containing service dates will be contained in a separate section within panel 8 Employment Details. To re-admit: Find the old…
You will need to use the Contract Printing utility which most schools will already have available Non Hosted Schools Start>Programs>ScoMIS>Contract Printing If you do not have this you will need to download…