Statutory redundancy pay to increase from 6 April 2017

____         The maximum amount of statutory redundancy pay and the limit on the amount employment tribunals can award for unfair dismissal increases from 6th April 2017.     Employers that dismiss through redundancy must pay those with two years’ service an amount based on their weekly pay, length of service and age.… Continue reading

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Statutory redundancy pay to increase from 6 April 2016

The maximum amount of statutory redundancy pay and the limit on the amount employment tribunals can award for unfair dismissal increase from 6 April 2016, under new legislation published today. Employers that dismiss employees for redundancy must pay those with two years’ service an amount based on the employee’s weekly pay, length of service and age. The weekly… Continue reading

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Union claims civil service faces further job cuts to make room for 30,000 apprentices

Union claims civil service faces further job cuts to make room for 30,000 apprentices Ministers are using redundancy terms to hire trainees ‘on the cheap’, says PCS union The government plans to make more civil servants redundant to make space for up to 30,000 apprentices by 2020, according to the PCS union. The claims follow… Continue reading

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