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29 November 2019

EMC HR Bulletin, November 2019

The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin has been published [available via the link below]. 

EMC HR Bulletin November 2019

The November edition of bulletin covers;

Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article - this month the in-depth analysis of a topical HR issue and its implications for local authorities focuses on redundancy and alternative work.

Local News

  • Xperthr Regional Deal 2020-21 - Demonstrating the value of collaborating, EMC negotiates on behalf of our member councils a discounted deal to subscribe to the online information service Xperthr. The HR Bulletin confirms the cost and savings available to our member authorities.
  • EMC Coaching and Mentoring and Coaching support

National Developments

  • NJC Circular: VE Day 75 - Earlier this month, the National Employers issued a circular providing guidance on the change of the date of the early May bank holiday from 4th to 8th May 2020 to mark the 75th anniversary of VE day
  • LGA announces re-launch of Return to Social Work programme - Designed to support councils to recruit social workers who have taken a break from work, this national scheme will provide free, high-quality training to 200 former social workers to enable them to return to the profession, this is to return in January 2020.
  • Details of the LGA National Graduate Development Programme
  • LGA Apprenticeship Newsletter, November 2019

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