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I have been made redundant after a restructure. I feel my
Hello. I have been made redundant after a restructure. I feel my redundancy was unfair. I feel I should have been slotted in to the new role as it was very similar to my old role. There were an equal … read more
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I have been made redundant whilst on maternity leave. The
I have been made redundant whilst on maternity leave. The company started to talk to me about my 'intentions' for returning to work on the 9th Feb. In the initial meeting my boss informed me that a me… read more
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Ben. You may be able to. I am currently i maternity leave in the last 3 months unpaid
Hi Ben. You may be able to. I am currently i maternity leave in the last 3 months unpaid mat leave. Due to return to work after a year off note 25th may. We have all been issued in my department an at… read more
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Our hospital is under a group consultation. My role and my
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Im raising this question on behalf of my bother-in-law, John
I'm raising this question on behalf of my bother-in-law, John who works in local government. He has recently been advised that his role of Depot Manager is to be amalgamated with the Stores & Business… read more
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Hi, My wife is 35 weeks pregnant and was due to start maternity leave next week.
Hi, My wife is 35 weeks pregnant and was due to start maternity leave next week. She was informed today that she will be made redundant and contract terminated on 27th March. The company will refuse h… read more
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I have been put at risk of redundancy. 1st Consultation held
I have been put at risk of redundancy. 1st Consultation held , second this week. Grounds are restructure. Unique role , no need for selection pool. My current role covers two regions (Nordics and Bene… read more
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Hi, Before I went on Maternity leave there we were all told
Hi, Before I went on Maternity leave there we were all told that the company will restructure. Nothing happend, 2 weeks into my Maternity leave I found out from one of my team that they are interviewi… read more
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Hi, I wonder if you can help me. My company B&q have this week
Hi, I wonder if you can help me. My company B&q have this week announced redundancies due to a organisational design across all areas of it's head office. In some respects people could class me as one… read more
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This is a small exert from a grievance i submitted last week.
This is a small exert from a grievance i submitted last week. The duty manager pool 11 managers all interviewed for 5 positions which was a down sizing exercise. I interviewed on the third of april an… read more
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I work for a police force and they are carrying out a review
I work for a police force and they are carrying out a review to save money, the net effect is that 3 jobs ahve been changed. 2 are left as managers and another managers job changed to a support office… read more
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Hello Yesterday I was advised my role has been identified
Hello Yesterday I was advised my role has been identified as being at risk of redundancy and that there will now be a 30 day consultation period before it is confirmed. I only been back in work 4 week… read more
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Hello Yesterday I was advised my role has been identified
Hello Yesterday I was advised my role has been identified as being at risk of redundancy and that there will now be a 30 day consultation period before it is confirmed. There are 45 redundancies acros… read more
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Due to a reorganisation of the department I work in, my job
Due to a reorganisation of the department I work in, my job as Deputy Chief Pharmacist will no longer exist. The role I have, managing a whole department on one site with other cross-site and trust-wi… read more
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work for the nhs as a therapist. Due to standardisation my
work for the nhs as a therapist. Due to standardisation my team will cease to exist. Have been told I can apply for a similar role at the same grade, but would have to go for an interview . There are … read more
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My wife is currently on maternity leave. Her company has announced
My wife is currently on maternity leave. Her company has announced that they want to make redundancies in her team. Tehy have now discusse wiht al in the team that their roles are at risk and they are… read more
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Ben, thank you for your answer yesterday, and on reflection
Ben, thank you for your answer yesterday, and on reflection I have a couple of further questions Im hoping you can help me with, I trust this is covered within my months subscription? Whilst on matern… read more
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If you are on maternity leave can you be called back into work
If you are on maternity leave can you be called back into work as a 'keep in touch day' to be interviewed in a redundancy situation. My organisation will be restructuring next year, all staff will be … read more
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