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I work in London full time and have been continuously
I work in London full time and have been continuously employed for less than 2 years. I was promoted subject to a 6 month probation period only to be informed that I had been unsuccessful and would be… read more
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In November at my 3-month probation review meeting my
In November at my 3-month probation review meeting my employer informed me they were extending my probation period to January 12th. In the official letter it said that my manager would be holding regu… read more
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M a Company Director, my original contract stated three
m a Company Director, my original contract stated three months probation. That was extended in writing over my summer holidays with no prior notice to six months. I had no review or written objectives… read more
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I have been with a business 8 months and things have
hi, i have been with a business 8 months and things have gone sour, I didn't receive any notification of end of probation please could you take a look at this part of my contract and see whether I am … read more
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I was recently working at a company, had a 3 month probation
Hi i was recently working at a company, had a 3 month probation period. at the end of my 3 month probation period i got told they would like to extend it for another 6 weeks (even though it was not in… read more
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i started a new job which i have completed the initial six
i started a new job which i have completed the initial six month probationary period however have not bee confirmed in post or neither have i been told that I'm not confirmed in post, when i do i stan… read more
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Hello I have been dismissed from my sales role after nearly
Hello I have been dismissed from my sales role after nearly 4 months in the role. I had asked for 1 month's salary in lieu of notice, but have been told that I will only receive 1 week's salary as the… read more
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I am looking to move job, however my contract of employment
I am looking to move job, however my contract of employment states that I am "entitled to receive and required to give 12 weeks' notice of termination of employment in writing. The period of notice ma… read more
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My company in London extended my probation period from 6 to
My company in London extended my probation period from 6 to 8 months. In february they will decide again if confirm it or not, so in the meantime I'm looking for an other job. I don't want to risk to … read more
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We are a medium sized Faciliteis Maintenance company and are
We are a medium sized Faciliteis Maintenance company and are wondering how we can employ people (after their initial 3 months probationary period) on a 'rolling' probationary / contracutal period. IE:… read more
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Good Morning. I have question relating to extended probationary
Good Morning. I have question relating to extended probationary periods in UK Employment Law. My contract of employment states: "There will be a 6-month probationary period during which time your perf… read more
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Hi. I started employment on 3rd January this year (CxO
Hi. I started employment on 3rd January this year (CxO level position). Unfortunately, the CEO and my personalities clash and after requesting a meeting with him (on 16/5) to iron out our differences … 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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Commence a new job 26 wks ago, had no reviews conducte in first
Commence a new job 26 wks ago, had no reviews conducte in first 13 weeks, wk 19 they conduct a review with no objectives to meet but did not confirm my employment, cancelled a second review at week 19… 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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I would like some advice on the following situation I currently
I would like some advice on the following situation: I currently work for a US company with my office being located in the UK. I have worked as Technical Sales Representative for the past 4.5 years. I… read more
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I was employed by a company starting 4th Jan 2011 and the contract
I was employed by a company starting 4th Jan 2011 and the contract stipulated a probationary period of 6 months pending satisfactory performance. About 2 months ago my manager discussed extending this… read more
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If employer doesnt tell anything after the end of probationary
If employer doesn't tell anything after the end of probationary period (for 10 days) is the job automatically deemed permanent?… read more
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