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Fit For Work Begins

New Occupational Health Assessment Service to be rolled out

Wed, 21 Jan 2015

Tags: HR, Employment

Funding and Grants Bulletin - October 2018

Latest funding and grant opportunities

Mon, 15 Oct 2018

GDPR - NALC Toolkit

Toolkit to support compliance with GDPR. Note that this document is 60 pages long.

Mon, 26 Feb 2018

GDPR and Parish Meetings - L06-17

Legal briefing on how GDPR affect parish meetings

Mon, 02 Oct 2017

Tags: Useful

General Data Protection Regulation - Legal Briefing 04-17 July 2017

Guidance on how to prepare for the introduction of the GDPR in May 2018

Wed, 09 Aug 2017

Good Councillor's Guide 2018

Essential reading for all councillors and council staff. Produced by the National Association of Local Councils

Wed, 23 May 2018

Good Councillor's Guide to Finance and Transparency

Support to Councillors to help them understand their obligations and commitments with public money - both generally and under the Transparency Code requirements.

Thu, 23 May 2019

Good Employer guide

Employment guidance - produced by the National Association of Local Councils

Thu, 27 Jun 2013

Governance and Acccountability for Smaller Authorities in England: Practitioner's Guide - March 2019

Governance and Accountability for Smaller Authorities in England - a Practitioners' Guide to Proper Practices to be applied in the preparation of statutory annual accounts and governance statements - March 2019.

Tue, 09 Apr 2019

Governance and Accountability: Summary of changes for 2019

Summary of the changes from 2018 in the Practitioner's Guide

Tue, 09 Apr 2019

Grant Aid Policy Template

Grant Aid Template Policy

Thu, 27 Jun 2013

Tags: Useful

Grant Funding Bulletin - August 2018

Latest news on grant funds provided by NALC

Mon, 20 Aug 2018

Grant funding bulletin May 2017

Latest funding bulletin from NALC

Wed, 17 May 2017

Tags: Useful

Grant Funds March 2017

Bulletin outlining grants that may be available for councils to access funding

Mon, 03 Apr 2017

Grants and Funding Bulletin 2016

Latest funding opportunities collated by NALC

Mon, 19 Dec 2016

Tags: Useful, NALC

Health Assessing Potential Employees

Health Assessing Potential Employees

The current inquest in to the Glasgow bin lorry tragedy has highlighted the need for due diligence from Council's in assessing the health of new recruits.

However, investigating the state of a potential Employee's health isn't straight forward.

Tue, 11 Aug 2015

Tags: HR, Employment

Holiday Pay

Councils and other Employers who have historically paid holiday pay based on contracted hours, could have been underpaying their Employees if they routinely received overtime pay and other output related payments.

Wed, 17 Sep 2014

Holiday Pay - new guidelines

How much Holiday Pay should you pay?

Confusion about what to pay as holiday pay, has in part been resolved by Employment Appeal Tribunal's decision of the 4th November 2014 (Bear Scotland – v – Fultcher).

Wed, 12 Nov 2014

Tags: Employment, HR

Holymoorside and Walton Parish Council Achieve Quality Status in LCAS

Holymoorside and Walton Parish Council are the first Derbyshire Council to achieve accreditation under the new Scheme, gaining a Quality Status.

Tue, 22 Dec 2015

Tags: LCAS

HR Advice:Tackling mental health problems

HR advice note on how councils can fulfill their duty of care

Thu, 27 Sep 2018

HR briefing: Ledbury Report

HR implications and actions following the High Court Ruling against Ledbury TC

Sun, 10 Jun 2018

HR factsheet - depression, Jan 2017

Employer's responsibilities with regards to depression in the workplace.

Mon, 16 Jan 2017

Tags: HR, Employment

HR factsheet July 2017: survive summer without an employment tribunal

Councils need to be aware that whilst asking staff to be flexible and cover for absent colleagues, they need to ensure that requests to work extra hours don't result in breaches of the Working Time Regulations 1998, which could result in claims at the Employment Tribunal for breach of statutory rights.

Tue, 11 Jul 2017

Tags: HR

HR factsheet May 2017 - Employee Conduct Problems outside Work

For many Councils the conduct of staff outside of work is a grey area, and one which they are unsure about in terms of the
need for management to be involved. Most Councils take the view that once an Employee is off the premises, they are no longer accountable to the management. However, this premise has long been challenged and recently came into the spotlight in the case of NHS Doctor, David Arundel of the Diana Princess of Wales Hospital in Grimsby, who assaulted a colleague during an out of hour's social event.

Wed, 17 May 2017

HR: Employment Contracts and short service dismissals

Employee's rights on a short term contract and how to avoid an employment tribunal

Mon, 21 Jan 2019

HR: Pressure on use of self employed contractors

Latest update on use of self -employed contractors

Mon, 18 Dec 2017

Tags: HR

HR: Protected Disclosure

How to deal with protected disclosure

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

Internal Audit Checklist

2019 Internal audit checklist - please give to your internal auditor to enable them to undertake their role effectively

Tue, 09 Apr 2019