Having to Consider Redundancies?Posted on 12 August 2020
Here we set out the key areas an employer needs to consider and work through to handle any potential redundancies. Considerations before Redunda... Continue reading >
Staff Sickness on a Bank Holiday?Posted on 18 May 2020
How sickness falling on a bank holiday is dealt with depends on whether bank holidays are included within statutory holiday entitlement or are in addi... Continue reading >
Furlough InformationPosted on 28 March 2020
We are in a strange and desperate place just now and due to numerous requests for documentation in relation to the furlough of staff we have temporari... Continue reading >
We have covered Apprentices before in our updates, but provide some more technically detailed information to help employers, as this can be a confusing area. Getting the contractual arrangements right When taking on an apprentice, you need to provide an Apprenticeship Agreement, which in addition to t...
At Fingertip we have seen an increase in requests for information about employing apprentices, including creating Apprenticeship Agreements. This is in line with a national increase in formal Apprenticeships across a multitude of skills and trades. Many companies can struggle to recruit qualified and e...