Some highlights from our website..
1. Video Tutorials
We have undertaken to produce a series of video tutorials to help employers better understand
complex HR issues. The first one on 'How to Issue a Contract of Employment" is now available.
2. Shared Parental Leave
Shared Parental Leave is now a
reality and significant rights to share maternity or adoption leave and pay
are now an entitlement.
If your member of staff (or their partner) gets pregnant they will be covered
by these regulations. We have produced 2 template shared
3. Integrated Employment Contract and Staff Handbook Template
Following numerous requests we have now produced a
free simplified and integrated Employment
Contract and Staff Handbook. This is suitable for any small
business even if only
employing 1 member of staff. It takes less than ten minutes to
fill in, and we have also produced a completed example for
4. Employment Contract Templates
Including permanent, fixed-term and zero hours contracts.
A "Contract for Services" for employing contractors / freelancers
is also now available.**NEW**
we have just introduced our Letter of Appointment template which
you can use to confirm a job offer without having to produce a
full blown contract.
5. Staff Handbook
40 page professionally written and designed staff handbook in
Word format which can be downloaded and easily adapted for your
6. HR Policy Manual
A complete HR policy manual for
small businesses with all the necessary policies
you are likely to need as your business develops. Ready for free download and can easily
be adapted for the needs of your business.
7. Procedure for Making a Flexible Working Request
Any member of staff can request
flexible working. Here is a template which you can use with mimimal customisation for your business. It fully conforms to
8. Submit a Question
You can submit a question for
consideration by one of our professional HR Consultants. This is a free
service, and you will receive an answer by email within 24 - 48 hours.
Many of the questions and answers are collected (anonymously) in our blog.
9. How to Deal With Staff Who Can't or Won't Perform
Our much requested ebook in response to some of the most asked
questions on our website is now available. It's by Alex Brogan our Lead
Consultant and comes complete with a free comprehensive online resource pack and access to
our email helpdesk.