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My firm has announced that there will be 2 redundancies (out
My firm has announced that there will be 2 redundancies (out of 7 staff) by the end of May. So we are now in the consultation period which will finish on the 26th May. I have worked here for 6 years, … read more
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I was TUPEd in June of 2013 from a local authority employer
I was TUPE'd in June of 2013 from a local authority employer to an Academy Trust. I work as a Site Supervisor at a large secondary school, where I live in a house on the school site. My current salary… read more
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Our store is being closed and on the 3rd march we all were
Our store is being closed and on the 3rd march we all were given 90 day consultations, I have worked for the company for 12 years so they require me to work 3 months notice, if I find a job with a com… read more
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I have worked at HMP Wellingborough for 8 years, I am 52 years
I have worked at HMP Wellingborough for 8 years, I am 52 years old and I dont drive. It has just been announce that the prison is to close by the end of the year. They plan to offer positions in other… read more
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I have taken voluntary redundancy and due to finish work on
I have taken voluntary redundancy and due to finish work on 20/7/12. I went for a job interview today and won a jon but they require me to start on 16/7. What are my rights I have to know bt 28/6 afte… read more
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I have been put At risk of redundancy. My current job has
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Hi, I work for a large multinational blue chip Aerospace and
Hi, I work for a large multinational blue chip Aerospace and Defence company. The Company announced a series of redundancies during September 2011 which directly affect me. The company has set up an o… read more
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hello, I have been put at risk of redundancy end of last week
hello, I have been put at risk of redundancy end of last week and have just come through my 3 months in the business by 10 days, the company mentioned in passing that they would have to extend my prob… read more
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Hi. I am an IT Director for a large multinational company
Hi. I am an IT Director for a large multinational company (promoted to director in April with an exemplary record) been with the company 3 1/2 years. They have announced redundancies globally and a re… read more
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I asked my line manager if i could be made redundant and was
I asked my line manager if i could be made redundant and was told my position was not redundantable...i therefore had no alternative other than to resign to take up another job offer. My list of jobs … read more
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Hi I joined my firm 3 months ago and my contract stated
Hi I joined my firm 3 months ago and my contract stated I would be on a probationary period for 3 months after which I would receive a signing on bonus and my notice period would increase from 1 week … read more
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thank you for your reply of today XXXXX XXXXX re -redundancy. As
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My current employer has recently announced - 19th April - that
My current employer has recently announced - 19th April - that my job no longer requires me to work full time and that I have 3 options. 1. To take redundancy 2. To go on part time - therefore cutting… read more
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I have to make some people redundant. Do I have to retain
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I have worked for this company for 20 years. They have recently
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I have been made at risk for redundancy and although my contract
I have been made at risk for redundancy and although my contract and the redundancy terms state that I have 3 months notice period, my "at risk' period is only one month after which I will be made red… read more
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I worked for two companies Y and Z. Contract signed for Y.
I worked for two companies Y and Z. Contract signed for Y. Did 60% of work for Z. Both went into administration recently. Y folded and the trading assets were sold to company X. Under TUPE laws compan… read more
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