News & Updates

May 12, 2020

Covid-19 Employer Update

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has today announced a four months’ extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS). Currently, at least, 7.5 million employees have been furloughed in the UK. Furloughed workers across UK will continue to receive 80% of their current salary, up to £2,500 until at least the end of July. From August, […]
April 17, 2020

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Update

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) Extension Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak has today announced that the Job Retention Scheme will be extended until the end of June. The scheme, which allows businesses to furlough employees with the government paying cash grants of 80% of their wages up to a maximum of £2,500 per month is now open for fourth […]
March 6, 2020

Coronavirus – What Employers Should Know

As you will no doubt know by now, Coronavirus, now officially named Covid-19, was declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organization in January 2020. With the number of confirmed cases increasing exponentially in the UK, this has led the government to declare the virus a ‘serious and imminent threat’ to the British public. With this number almost […]
December 11, 2019

Bah Humbug! The HR Issues Facing Businesses During the Christmas Period

Christmas can be a daunting time of year for employers. There are a number of issues which can affect your business and make the festive period far less jolly than it should be. Holiday Entitlements The first issue relates to holiday allowances. If you close for the Christmas period, it is vital that employees have kept enough holidays back. It […]