What we’ve been up to and industry updates
An update has recently been made to Keeping Children Safe in Education (2020) to take account of changes to recruitment after the UK left the EU
There have been some important changes to Safer Recruitment. Read more here
For Payroll, HR and DBS Services, Working with Schools will remain open during lockdown
How New National Restrictions to control the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) impact education, childcare and children’s social care settings.
This is an important employment case which has received anonymity, concerning the very difficult and sensitive area of what action to take where an employee (in this case a teacher) has been accused of downloading indecent images of children
On 26 August 2020, the Government introduced a further amendment to the Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) scheme when the (General) (Coronavirus Amendment) (No. 6) Regulations 2020 (Regulations) came into force.
An agreement has been reached on the pay award for school support staff, from 1st April, 2020