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I am on an internal secondment that I want to be extended as I hated my previous (lower paid) role. I have been invited to a meeting in my current team that I am seconded into regarding "team restructuring" and I don't know what that will mean. My manager says he thinks I am doing well and would like me to stay in my current role but it is dependent on budget we get for next financial year (public sector) and on HR. HR will be at the meeting. I am very nervous. I really hope it is good news for me. What do you think will happen?… read more
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I am currently employed as a nurse within a hospital childrens
I am currently employed as a nurse within a hospital children's outpatients unit. I am being paid less money than the person who was employed to do the job before me. My role and responsibilities are … read more
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My company want to downgrade my role from supervisor to clerk
My company want to downgrade my role from supervisor to clerk ,however my wages will be ring fenced but my supervisory status will be gone.Can they still expect me to carry out Supervisory function ev… read more
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My line manager left the company early Jan– I work as a PA –
My line manager left the company early Jan– I work as a PA – that was followed by restructure joining two business units under one MD. The new MD didn't make any contact with me and following many ema… read more
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Hi there, Briefly, this is my current situation: • Worked
Hi there, Briefly, this is my current situation: • Worked for company for 9yrs • Role is at risk of redundancy • Currently on consultation period (garden leave) until 29th June • 3 roles put at risk/ … read more
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I am now in a situation with my current employer that can
Hi, I am now in a situation with my current employer that can lead to redundancy. The context: the company went through a big restructuring last year and as a result I ended up in a role that was pres… read more
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Hello please can you help me I currently work for a local
Hello please can you help me I currently work for a local authority 8 years in april. Approximately in 2008 i went agaist the service i for to get help for my daughter who was being sexuallt exploited… read more
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Is there a threshold at which changes to a job mean it is not
Is there a threshold at which changes to a job mean it is not a significant change and therefore consultation does not need to happen? If one more senior job changes less than 50% by absorbing a more … read more
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Hello Yesterday I was advised my role has been identified
Hello Yesterday I was advised my role has been identified as being at risk of redundancy and that there will now be a 30 day consultation period before it is confirmed. I only been back in work 4 week… read more
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8 years ago i commenced as production manager. One day out
8 years ago i commenced as production manager. One day out of the blue 4 years ago the md called me in and advise that he was splitting my my role, he wanted me to be responsible for the duties such a… read more
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I work for a very large UK business ( 100k employees) We
I work for a very large UK business (>100k employees) We are currently going through a reorganisation in our commercial operation which includes sales, business development and marketing functions … read more
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I work for an architectural practice providing IT Support.
I work for an architectural practice providing IT Support. I wish to apply for an administrative post (non-iT) at a university which happens to be a client of my current employer. In my employment con… read more
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I started work 5 years ago with a group of companies as a graduate
I started work 5 years ago with a group of companies as a graduate manager, towards the end of my 3 year program I was offered a permanent role as a compliance analyst, whilst also applying for a role… read more
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I feel I have been treated unfairly after being at risk of
I feel I have been treated unfairly after being at risk of redundancy. I have worked in this job for 20 years as Secretary to the Ops Director and Security Manager (although I am not paid a Manager's … read more
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Hope you can help I have been informed by my general manager
Hope you can help I have been informed by my general manager that he requires me to work on the shopfloor on a wednesday and I already do a dual role. 15 hours admin and 15 hours hr admin. I am increa… read more
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I currently work for a large financial organisation and have
I currently work for a large financial organisation and have done for 12 years. I suffer from depression and due to work related stress I am currently off sick, haven been absent now for 4 weeks ( cov… read more
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I joined my organisation 2.5 yrs ago as an administrator with
I joined my organisation 2.5 yrs ago as an administrator with 2 other colleagues within my team, one of which was my team leader. She did all the project work, budgets, intranet, relocations etc and I… read more
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Hi I have worked for the same bank for 25 years in June and
Hi I have worked for the same bank for 25 years in June and have been in my current role for 18 months. I travel from the Wirral and its currently 25 miles to my desk in Skelmersdale where I am permen… read more
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