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Social Europe e-newsletter

Social Europe e-newsletter

09 October 2020

A new e-mail newsletter on employment, social affairs and equal opportunities has been launched by the European Commission.  The newsletter includes information about policy developments, funding opportunities, new publications and events....

Virtual Recruitment Assessment Centre

A case study on delivering a Virtual Assessment Centre for Recruitment In September 2020, EMC colleagues delivered a virtual recruitment assessment centre in partnership with an East Midlands local authority for 37 shortlisted candidates as par...

EMC HR Bulletin, September 2020 Edition

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is available from the link below EMC HR Bulletin September 2020  The September Bulletin includes:- Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article - this month he looks at th...

August 2020 Edition of the EMC HR Bulletin

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available via this link: EMC HR Bulletin August 2020  The August Bulletin includes:- Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article - this month he looks at the legal...

National Pay Award - Soulbury Employees

Agreement has also now been reached for staff employed on Soulbury Terms and Conditions.   The agreement includes an increase of 2.75% in pay across the pay spines from 1st September 2020 and to discuss a review of the current Soulbury...

National Pay Agreements 2020-21

Agreement has been reached for the national pay awards for 2020-21 for Chief Executives, Chief Officers and Local Government Services Employees (those on Green Book conditions).  Please see attached below the respective pay agreements. ...

July 2020 Edition of EMC HR Bulletin

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available via this link: EMC HR Bulletin July 2020    The July Bulletin includes:-   Exit Pay Cap Developments LGA Apprenticeship Newsletter, July 2020 COVID-1...

Exit Pay Cap Update

Exit Pay Cap Update

22 July 2020

The HM Treasury published the government’s response to the consultation and laid the implementing regulations in Parliament.  As this is an affirmative process, these regulations will need to be debated in Parliament before they come...

June 2020 Edition of the EMC HR Bulletin

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available via this link - EMC HR Bulletin June 2020 The June Bulletin includes:- Information on Covid-19 and related areas of work/support being offered Virtual mediation Employme...

NJC for Local Government Services - Working Arrangements: Christmas & New Year 2020-21

Working Arrangements: Christmas & New Year 2020/21 The NJC has issued a circular setting out guidance on working arrangements over the Christmas & New Year holidays. 

Apprenticeships and COVID-19 Webinar

On Wednesday 8 April 2020, the LGA held a webinar on Apprenticeships and COVID-19. The slide pack from this webinar, which contains a lot of useful links to further information from both the LGA and the government can be accessed below...

LGA Apprenticeship Newsletters - May 2020

Below you will find all the latest news and developments on Apprenticeships relevant to local authorities from the LGA LGA COVID-19 Apprenticeships latest update government advice - 19 May 2020