EMC HR Bulletin and HR News

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

EMC HR Bulletin, April 2021 Edition

The April Bulletin includes:- The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available via this link: EMC HR Bulletin - April 2021   In this month’s edition, Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article con...

JNC Circular - Structures required to manage model disciplinary procedure

Please click here to see the circular regarding structure required to manage model disciplinary procedures.  A similar circular was last issued in 2019 despite which there have been instances of the structures / committees not bei...

NJC Circular COVID-19: General Update - 14 April 2021

The NJC has issued another COVID-19 circular which can be found here.  This is a general update covering information for the Clinically Extremely Vulnerable (CEV), Clinically Vulnerable (CV), Local Authority meetings, sickness absence...

EMC HR Bulletin, March 2021 Edition

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available via this link:  EMC HR Bulletin - March 2021 The March Bulletin includes:- Employment Law Update event – 28th April 2021 East Midlands Exchange: Future & Agil...