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I employ a nanny. In her contract it states that she is
I employ a nanny. In her contract it states that she is entitled to 4 weeks of annual leave a year. When she started the job 2.5 years ago we agreed verbally that 2 weeks would be of her choosing and … read more
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Hi Ben,Still in negotiations with my employer/previous employer unfortunately!We have overcome the gross misconduct hurdle which in any event my employer was using as a "get out of jail free card" so … read more
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I need some advice on my notice period. I intend to give my
no. I intend to give my bosses my letter of resignation on Monday 4 december. In my key terms of employment (i never signed a contract) it says i need to give 4 weeks notice period. … read more
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I have been made redundant whilst on maternity leave. The
I have been made redundant whilst on maternity leave. The company started to talk to me about my 'intentions' for returning to work on the 9th Feb. In the initial meeting my boss informed me that a me… read more
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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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there. I wonder if you can help? I am a dental services
Hi there. I wonder if you can help? I am a dental services manager with an international healthcare company. I started my role 27 Aug 14. My probationary period should have been ended/extended/reviewe… read more
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Hi, I have a bit of a complex situation that Im hoping you
Hi, I have a bit of a complex situation that I'm hoping you can help with. I am currently on a sabbatical that I requested from January 13 till 1st may 13. I requested the sabbatical to be able to hav… read more
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After giving my 1-month notice to my employer my service was
After giving my 1-month notice to my employer my service was terminated immediately (i.e. suspended on gardening leave). My employer now wants to take most of that time out of the notice period from m… read more
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My wife is returning to work after 26 weeks of statutory maternity
My wife is returning to work after 26 weeks of statutory maternity leave. She is using accrued holidays to extend her time off by an additional 7 weeks. She has been told her job no longer exists and … read more
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Hello! I have had to serve one months notice on my sole employee
Hello! I have had to serve one months notice on my sole employee (effectively redundancy) at the end of June (she has been employed for 7 months). I have paid her to the end of July. I also said that … read more
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Hello, I have been put on gardening leave having resigned to
Hello, I have been put on gardening leave having resigned to take up a role with a competitor. My current employers are now requesting that they require my services back in the business however I am d… read more
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Im wondering about bank holidays that occur during maternity
I'm wondering about bank holidays that occur during maternity leave. I am currently pregnant and will be on leave from February 1, 2012, for 1 year. During this time, 10 bank holidays will occur and m… read more
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I am currently under TUPE. During consultaions the question was asked what is the salary with teh new company. WE were informed a salarty of 18 -22 K no conditions were indicated. Today we have been i… read more
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I have been called into a meetig today to discuss the following The
I have been called into a meetig today to discuss the following: "The College is concerned that there may be inequality in grades amongst the Arts technicians. As a result of this I need to meet with … read more
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My previous company had put me on grdening leave for a month,
My previous company had put me on grdening leave for a month, within that month I contacted some of their clients offering my own services. My company found out about this and have gathered evidence. … read more
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I handed in my notice on 2nd November 2010. Although my notice
I handed in my notice on 2nd November 2010. Although my notice period on both sides was 12 weeks, I expressed a wish to reduce this time to the mutual benefit of both parties. I also had 13 un-used ho… read more
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Im resigning from my company and theyve turned nasty.
I'm resigning from my company and they've turned nasty. My contract is a fixed-term 2-yr contract but has a termination clause which I've adhered to. The basis of my contract was for the company to su… read more
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