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I have been made redundant after a restructure. I feel my
Hello. I have been made redundant after a restructure. I feel my redundancy was unfair. I feel I should have been slotted in to the new role as it was very similar to my old role. There were an equal … read more
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I have recently been advised of likely redundancy. I have
I have recently been advised of likely redundancy. I have two main responsibilities. One role remains relevant to the company and they are talking about getting in outside consultant to carry it out (… read more
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My company is restructuring the organisation. My role as
My company is restructuring the organisation. My role as Diversity Inclusion Manager (D&I) has been amalgamated and upgraded into an Experience Manager role which is one level up. They now class this … read more
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I was informed yesterday that my company wants to do a
Hi, my name is ***** ***** I was informed yesterday that my company wants to do a "restructuring and that my role was now redundant." I believe this is actually unfair in that the new org chart propos… read more
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we have just started the process of a restructure within the
we have just started the process of a restructure within the school I work at. I am a level 4. There are 13 level 4 currently, this is to drop to 6 level 4's. I will drop to a level 2 position, this m… read more
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Im raising this question on behalf of my bother-in-law, John
I'm raising this question on behalf of my bother-in-law, John who works in local government. He has recently been advised that his role of Depot Manager is to be amalgamated with the Stores & Business… read more
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I am being made redundant on the basis that an alignment of
I am being made redundant on the basis that an alignment of my team has been made. I have been offered another role but the tasks are identical to what I do now but on 18k less pay and 2 grades lower.… read more
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Hi, My mother-in-law has been informed by way of a meeting
Hi, My mother-in-law has been informed by way of a meeting at her school that all contracts for teaching assistants are being terminated in September 2013 and that their options are that there are fiv… read more
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I work for NHS in a senior post. Last week I was told that
I work for NHS in a senior post. Last week I was told that the management are restructuring my department, and would go from 15 senior posts to just 5 and that we would all need to apply for the senio… read more
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I have recently been informed , as has 12 others, that our
I have recently been informed , as has 12 others, that our jobs have ceased to exist. We must now reapply for 8 new positions. These positions will be advertised internally and externally. Is this leg… read more
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My brother-in-law is the manager of a branch of a betting shop
My brother-in-law is the manager of a branch of a betting shop chain. He has been in the role for 8 years and is 59. That industry, or at least that part of it that hasn't embraced the internet, is no… read more
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Our organisation is facing redundancies because of cuts in
Our organisation is facing redundancies because of cuts in grants and contracts. We are a charity. I am the operations manager. There is a proposed new structure and my job is at risk of redundancy. H… read more
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Hi Im about to go into a meeting at 11 re redundancy notice
Hi I'm about to go into a meeting at 11 re redundancy notice due to reorganisation, what q'a should I be asking?… read more
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I complained last year to my employer that female colleagues
I complained last year to my employer that female colleagues in my department were paid a higher salary (different pay scales) to me. I took out a grievance which did not achieve anything. I took my e… read more
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I am about to made redundant at the end of this week after
I am about to made redundant at the end of this week after 2 years+ of working for a plc due to departmental reorganisation. At the beginning of the process there was a presentation by the manager (HR… read more
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I have been employed by a large Multinational Insurer for 4
I have been employed by a large Multinational Insurer for 4 years. Earlier this year, my job was outsourced to India. We were advised that we would probably be made rdundant. I am still dealing with u… read more
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I have been employed in my current position for 10 years as
I have been employed in my current position for 10 years as an Assistant Manager. There are currently 4 of us with similar roles. The company is being restructured and there will only be 3 positions i… read more
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I have been with my present company for nearly 25 years, working
I have been with my present company for nearly 25 years, working as a technical sales manager It is a multi national large organisation. They now want to make me redundant! I have an excellent record … read more
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