ECC Connecting People

As a consortium of universities and colleges, connecting people is at the heart of ECC. Our services that bring people and solutions together include:

Network groups

Our theme and location-based networks create valuable opportunities to share information, ideas and expertise.

  • Northern Universities Reward Group
  • Pensions Universities Group
  • Scottish FE Network
  • Southern Universities Reward Group

Online community

ECC’s confidential JiscMail discussion group lets you share views, post queries and get swift answers to practical problems by speaking with professional HR peers in the sector. There’s also an archive of posted and answered questions.

ECC team support

Our central team deals with enquiries, runs our ECC Online helpdesk, and helps members to access the information you need. Call us on 020 7430 8368 or e-mail

Supplier discounts

We use the bulk purchasing power of our member organisations to secure big discounts from leading HR support service providers; including Beamans, B3sixty, Capita, Global Academy Jobs, Towers Watson, Stonefish and WCN. For details of supplier discounts log into the Members’ Area of our website.