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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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My manager has recently gone on maternity, I have been told that I will know be reporting to a new line manager outside my department permantly, my job has changed and I have been given no formal noti… read more
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I have just been made redundant from a senior role in a national
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