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I work for an agency ( no commitment on either side to either provide work or me to accept what is offered) The agency have to make sure training is up to date and require staff to attend training on … read more
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hi ***** have provided staff with training towards an accredited qualification to benefit them and the workplace and they decide not to submit the last assignment (after they have attended all the tra… read more
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I subcontract to an ambulance provider who has introduced mandatory
I subcontract to an ambulance provider who has introduced mandatory training to all it's staff, both salaried and self-employed. As I am self-employed I have told them they need to pay me for the hour… read more
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can i get training certificates my employer has paid for ?
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I have a disgruntled former employee who has breached confidentiality
I have a disgruntled former employee who has breached confidentiality agreements (contacting clients and partnered organisations) and has been arguing copyright/ownership on items that our company has… read more
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I not sure if you can help ? I have just notice that I have
I not sure if you can help ? I have just notice that I have submitted wrong details on my cv. I thought I had completed Admin NVQ- at a centre & Customer NVQ (with one of my old companies). But I have… read more
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My son has handed in notice to his work and he obviously wants a reference and to leave on good terms after working his notice period. His employer is now saying they'll charge him the cost of a train… read more
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I have been employed for 19 years through an agency working
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Back in April I requested funding from the business to attend
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I am a site based cleaning contract Manager with 3 years service,
I am a site based cleaning contract Manager with 3 years' service, my company recently lost the contact and I am transferring across to the new company under TUPE. The incoming company are insisting t… read more
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Hello, my previous employer Chelsea Building Society recently
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Hi I have a friend who has a claim for training costs against
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new sickness policy at work. can they do this the policy states
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I would like to know whether you think it is worth my son putting
I would like to know whether you think it is worth my son putting in a claim for disability discrimination. Also, can the claim be against the warehouse where he worked for just two days, even though … read more
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