EMC HR Bulletin and HR News

EMC HR Bulletin, September 2021 Edition

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available from here . In this month’s edition, Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article looks at flexible working in the context of case law and the government consul...

EMC HR Bulletin, August 2021 Edition

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available from here. In this month’s edition, Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article looks at the legal aspects of flexible working and the reassessment of how work...

Coroners Pay Award confirmed

JNC for Coroners – Pay 2021/22 JNC (66) for Coroners circular dated 10th August 2021 confirms that agreement has now been reached on a 1.5% pay award for 2021/22, effective from 1st April 2021.  The circular can be found here.

JNC for Coroners Pay 2021-22

Following a recent meeting of the JNC’s joint secretariat, the Management Side of the JNC has now made a formal offer to the Officers’ Side.  A copy of the circular and letter can be found here.    

EMC HR Bulletin, July 2021 Edition

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available from here. In this month’s edition, Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article looks at using offensive language.  The July Bulletin includes:- ...

Local Government Services Pay Offer

Local Government Services Pay Offer - The National Employers have today (27th July 2021) made an improved, final pay offer to the unions representing employees in local government services (those on Green Book terms and conditions).  A...

National Final Offers - Craft, Chief Executives & Chief Officers

On 27th July 2021, the National Employers made final offers in respect of council Chief Executives, Chief Officers and Craftworkers.  A copy of each circular can be found below: Chief Executives Chief Officers Craftwork...

NJC Circular - Guidance on Working Arrangements post 19th July 2021

The NJC has issued another COVID-19 circular which can be found here. The Circular (No.14 in the series) provides joint guidance about working arrangements from 19 July onwards.

EMC HR Bulletin, June 2021 Edition

EMC HR Bulletin, June 2021 Edition The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available from here . In this month’s edition, Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article looks at Gender Critical Beliefs foll...

EMC HR Bulletin - May

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available from here . In this month’s edition, Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article considers COVID-19 and holiday entitlement.  The May Bulletin i...

Pay Negotiations Update

The National Employers have informed the staff sides of the other bargaining groups for which they have responsibility – Chief Executives, Chief Officers and Craftworkers - that they will not be able to respond to their respective pay clai...

NJC for Local Government Services - Working Arrangements: Christmas Day & Boxing Day 2021 and New Year's Day 2022

The NJC has issued a circular setting out guidance on working arrangements over Christmas & New Year holidays. Working Arrangements Christmas & New Year 2021/22