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I have been made redundant whilst on maternity leave. The
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I am being made redundant on 29th February 2012. I am pregnant and will leave to go on maternity leave on 5th February 2012. The whole of head office is being made redundant at this time. It is propos… read more
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Hello Yesterday I was advised my role has been identified
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I am currently in full time employment as a Business Development
I am currently in full time employment as a Business Development Director running a team of 12 sales and support staff. Over the last 12 month they have cut the sales team down to just 1 sales guy to … read more
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I have been made redundant when I was pregnant(10 weeks before
I have been made redundant when I was pregnant(10 weeks before due date).I have been working for a company over 2 years and under TUPE transfer new company took over.Working for 6 weeks for the new co… read more
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I am a Team Leader in a large private law firm in Sussex with 15 years criminal law experience. I am in charge of the private prosecution team (4 of us in total). I have been employed with this firm f… read more
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I am currently on maternity leave and after appropriate consultation
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I have already posted this question! Can my employer change
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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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my employer (a charity) is making me redundant while im on
my employer (a charity) is making me redundant while i'm on maternity leave and has not observed my 3 month notice period, giving me only 4 weeks' notice. I'll receive only the statutory minimum redun… 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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