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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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I was offered a provisional senior position job from another company subject to clearance of references. However, it seems that the final offer of the job is mostly likely be sabotaged due to a bad re… read more
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I would be grateful for advice on the resignation letter I
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I have been working for my employer for 4 years now and in
I have been working for my employer for 4 years now and in the same role. When I started I was employed to work across two teams and over time the two teams split. They are now merging the teams again… read more
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I want to take my appeal to the employment tribunal against
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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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Hello Yesterday I was advised my role has been identified
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I am a primary teacher of 12 years who, after completing skills
I am a primary teacher of 12 years who, after completing skills audit has been identified for redundancy. However I am very aggrieved by this as I have been deemed less skilled than a teacher of 2 yea… read more
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I have a number of Polish staff in my business. All have learnt
I have a number of Polish staff in my business. All have learnt English during their employment apart from two. After 2-3 years, their English has not improved at all. I wish to make fluency in Englis… read more
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A work colleague has long periods of absence on a regular basis
A work colleague has long periods of absence on a regular basis which impacts on the rest of us at work when she is absent. As a teacher, it also impacts on her class (and mine), the parents, her mark… read more
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my job role has eroded since announcing pregnancy and am due
my job role has eroded since announcing pregnancy and am due to go on maternity soon. i raised a grievance as i felt i would have lesser role due to pregnancy and maternity but was assured i was ok an… read more
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as part of a grievance i raised the erosion of my role to admin
as part of a grievance i raised the erosion of my role to admin tasks sincw announcing pregnancy and male colleague doing my role instead.,as part of the outcome i was assured it was not to do with my… read more
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I have been working for a company for over 4 years. My role
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Ben, further to my earlier query, my role has evolved over the last 3 years, taking on broader responsibilities (reporting, finance, technology, training), my manager left having produced a new job de… read more
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Background Info I work for a large retailer. I am currently
Background Info: I work for a large retailer. I am currently on maternity leave, due to return in august 2011 (having taken the additional maternity leave). This is my second baby. When I returned aft… 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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