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Ben I wonder if you could advise me on something. My current
Hi Ben I wonder if you could advise me on something. My current employer confirmed my role was redundant on Mon 28 Sep 15 and served me 2 months notice of termination as per my contract of employment,… read more
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I have been with my employer less than one year and have been
I have been with my employer less than one year and have been told my role is 'at risk', but that I am not on official notice of redundancy. I do not wish to stay with the company so can I resign as n… read more
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Hi where will I find an example lay off and short working paragraph
Hi where will I find an example lay off and short working paragraph to add to my contracts for new staff? Thanks… read more
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Hello, I am an NHS psychologist with 23.5 years in my current
Hello, I am an NHS psychologist with 23.5 years in my current role. I am 56 years of age. I was placed at risk of redundancy in a meeting and by letter dated 4 July 2012; this letter states that "...y… read more
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My employer posted a notice of redundancy on Thursday 17.5.12
My employer posted a notice of redundancy on Thursday 17.5.12 to all staff members. Employees were invited to apply for voluntary redundancy or wait until the consultation process commenced. I notifie… read more
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I was put at risk of redundancy before christmas 2011, i have
I was put at risk of redundancy before christmas 2011, i have 12 years+ long service and i am 41. The date i was given ,that i would know if i was to be made redundant was Jan 17th 2012. I was told th… read more
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I am going to be given notice of being made redundant in a
I am going to be given notice of being made redundant in a couple of weeks (2nd consultation meeting this week) but have been told that once I have been informed that my role is redundant, I will stil… read more
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I am 8 weeks pregnant and was given a heads up by our CEO yesterday
I am 8 weeks pregnant and was given a heads up by our CEO yesterday that I am likely to be made redundant at some point over the coming months. I have been with the company for 6 years in April and am… read more
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I received my Notice of Redundancy” dated 08/06/2011. My employment
I received my “Notice of Redundancy” dated 08/06/2011. My employment termination date is 29/06/2011. I have been in permanent employment for 6 years and my company is paying me 6 weeks enhanced redund… read more
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thank you for your reply of today XXXXX XXXXX re -redundancy. As
thank you for your reply of today XXXXX XXXXX re -redundancy. As explained there is much argument about TUPE although it appears to apply. We are in the middle of out 90 day consultancy period........… read more
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i am currentley on maternity leave and under consultation as
i am currentley on maternity leave and under consultation as my job is being made redudant and no suitable alternatives are available . i will be paid in lieu of notice but i am trying to establish wh… read more
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If I agree with an employee their redundancy and immediate
If I agree with an employee their redundancy and immediate termination of employment, and I pay them at least the statutory sum due (6 weeks' salary) in relation to the length of their employment (4 y… read more
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Hi Ben, You have been extremely helpful with my experience
Hi Ben, You have been extremely helpful with my experience and I hoped I could ask 1 last question. I have now officially accepted voluntary redundancy which was on the 7th December and they have aske… read more
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Hi Ben, I have now officially been made redundant, taking
Hi Ben, I have now officially been made redundant, taking voluntary redundancy as my work have now offered me a package that would actually match my current role, however I have decided I do not want … read more
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I have been employed for 7 yrs 10 months with the same employer.
I have been employed for 7 yrs 10 months with the same employer. A Small company stated by my boss. I joined in month 1. Company currently employes 1 other. So 3 in total. I am currently 28 years old,… read more
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I am a committee member of a local club, we employ 4 staff
I am a committee member of a local club, we employ 4 staff and want to reorganise our staffing structure which means we will need to make 2 part time staff redundant. One of the staff involved is a ma… read more
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What notice do I need to give an individual who is to be made
What notice do I need to give an individual who is to be made redundant. She has been consulted with for 2 months and no compromise can be reached on a change of working pattern therefore we have no o… read more
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I have today been informed my role at work is under consideration
I have today been informed my role at work is under consideration for redundancy, which after 34 years is a massive shock. I am now on unspecified ' garden leave' awaiting the company secretary to con… read more
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