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I am potentially being placed as being at risk of redundancy
i am potentially being placed as being at risk of redundancy as a pool of one. However they are looking to hire in my department i feel it is just a ploy to get rid of me … read more
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Hi i am current employed for about 14 years within this company my job title was c shift line feeder 8 hours shift, and then i apply for c shift linefeeder supervisor 8 hours shift, i got the job. but… read more
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My company is restructuring, I have been told I am at risk.
My company is restructuring, I have been told I am at risk. My question is, I disagree with their idea of 'suitable alternative' , so I am seeking redundancy. Do I have a case for redundancy based on … read more
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Hi; My name is XXXXX XXXXX I work as retail manager. I have been
Hi; My name is XXXXX XXXXX I work as retail manager. I have been working for the same Company for the last 6 years (first 3 years as day-shift manager and last 3 years as night shift manager). 3 years… read more
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The position I have occupied for 5 years 10 months, Visiting
The position I have occupied for 5 years 10 months, Visiting Aircraft Supervisor, has been disestablished during a future expansion to the contract. The new vacancy for Ramp Manager is exactly the sam… read more
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just over two years i was employed as an External Contracts
just over two years i was employed as an External Contracts Manager based in Manchester. Our company did a large number of redundancies but i was never included. shortly after i was called into a meet… read more
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My current employer has introduced a reorganisation whereby
My current employer has introduced a reorganisation whereby we have had to reapply for our jobs. I have been offered a role but they have attached a caviat whereby I am on a trial basis for 12 weeks. … read more
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Ive been working for my employer for 13 years now, having
I've been working for my employer for 13 years now, having started when I left college at 18. I have an excellent record to date and have always enjoyed and been good at my job. In the last 2 years I'… read more
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We work discontinuous shifts. Management are trying to implement
We work discontinuous shifts. Management are trying to implement a new rota which our team has rejected and revised. Our revised rota has been rejected by management without a reason and they have imp… read more
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Hi I was with my employer for 13 years until friday 24.6.2011
Hi I was with my employer for 13 years until friday 24.6.2011 when he called all staff to the boardroom and read out a memo saying as of 4.30pm today the company will shortly be going into liquidation… read more
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Hi Ben, can you tell all though our director is a employee,
Hi Ben, can you tell all though our director is a employee, he has no employment contract, so do you send us what process we need to follow? Thanks Jim… read more
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I have made an appeal but they have now replied with the following. A
I have made an appeal but they have now replied with the following. A couple of things. Firstly, with regards XXXXX XXXXX appeal, we will be in touch over the next couple of days to confirm the date a… read more
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Hi. My employer changed my job title and role back in July
Hi. My employer changed my job title and role back in July 2010 - a new org chart was issued, a new job description accepted and new Business cards issued. I have been operating in this role since tha… read more
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i currently work a shift pattern which my employer wants to
i currently work a shift pattern which my employer wants to change, contractually they are required to give me 90 days notice of change, they have asked myself and the other members of the team to tak… read more
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I work as a Rent & Income Accountant for a london based Housing
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My employer (Local Authority) informed me just over a month
My employer (Local Authority) informed me just over a month ago that i was to be made redundant along with 3 other people, i am based within the leisure department as a training manager. Since then i … read more
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I was made redundant 5weeks ago, the reason for this was that
I was made redundant 5weeks ago, the reason for this was that I was too highly skilled to do the job I was doing, and that they are not carrying on doing some of the work they used to do. I was told t… read more
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