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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 had a staff restructure and a new post was considered
We have just had a staff restructure and a new post was considered not a 'like for like' role but was sufficient enough to be more than just an alternative post and was identified as a ring fenced tra… read more
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due to a restructure within my department current roles were
due to a restructure within my department current roles were deleted and staff were 'slotted in' to new posts as we were told the department would be restructured - however this meant for me a downgra… read more
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Please could you clarify what defines being "at risk" for redundancy?
Please could you clarify what defines being "at risk" for redundancy? My employer recently restructured my department and as part of this I was given the opportunity to apply for a new role which was … read more
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I have just gone through the second of two restructures in
I have just gone through the second of two restructures in the last two years. The first I was downgraded by one grade and this time round I was unsuccessful in securing my preferred options and I'm b… 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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Hello, I am not sure that my issues at work fall entirely
Hello, I am not sure that my issues at work fall entirely under discrimination but possilbly touch other areas of employment law. I am a finance emplyee working for Surrey Community Health and as of 1… read more
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Redundancy, further to last posts I want to know if I have
Redundancy, further to last posts I want to know if I have now got something to go to tribunal with? I have now been given my redundancy notice. A. The initial announcement that my role is redundant t… read more
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My wife has worked for a NHS trust for 17 years. Last year
My wife has worked for a NHS trust for 17 years. Last year after 10 years in a Band 6 (sister grade) role, the trust commenced a restructuring exercise, the final outcome of which was that her role wa… read more
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There has been a restructure my middle management job has been
There has been a restructure my middle management job has been deleted, I am vulnerable to redundancy, I have been told to apply for a post which is not fundamentally changed from the post I was doing… read more
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My employer is restructuring the organisatoin. They are currently
My employer is restructuring the organisatoin. They are currently doing desktop 'slotting and matching' exercise. They are saying that my current role is not a new job, it will move from one location … read more
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If you have been involved in a restructure and then were unsuccessful
If you have been involved in a restructure and then were unsuccessful in your application for re- appointment, do you have to apply for ring fenced jobs at a lower level being offered or by submitting… read more
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If a person was currently in a role for more than a year in
If a person was currently in a role for more than a year in a step up secondment position then a restructure was taking place and a selected (ring fenced) number of people were were given the oppertun… read more
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my organsiations has just issued new jobs/roles following a
my organsiations has just issued new jobs/roles following a restructure. Basically, i fit one of the new roles (my exisitng role) but my employer has suggested its not suitable alternative employment … read more
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Hi - I am currently in a consultation period relating to an
Hi - I am currently in a consultation period relating to an organisational change of our department. Our jobs are graded in bands and we have been told that new job roles have been ring fenced so that… read more
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During a restructuring I was selected to be removed from the
During a restructuring I was selected to be removed from the senior team and given an ammended contract of employment with significantly different conditions of service relating to pay, working time a… read more
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Can my employer issue me with formal notice of redundancy when
Can my employer issue me with formal notice of redundancy when suitable alternative employment has not yet been sought and is not in line with the organisational change policy. Can an employer change … read more
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