October 2021 - uneartHReality
Increases to the National Living Wage 2022

Increases to the National Living Wage 2022

As you will have heard, the National Living Wage which was reported earlier in the week has today been confirmed in the Budget.  It will increase for those over the age of 23 to £9.50 on 1st April 2021.  There are also increases to the National Minimum Wage for under...
Probation periods – common questions

Probation periods – common questions

What is a probationary period? A probationary period is the time at the beginning of an individual’s employment where you assess whether an employee is suitable for the role they are employed to do.  It is also a two-way street; the employee will be seeing if the role...
Settlement Agreements

Settlement Agreements

The situation You have an issue with an employee such as a breakdown in trust, poor performance or conduct that warrants disciplinary action but you want to avoid going through the processes you would need to follow which are time consuming and stressful for all...