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Coronavirus and your school workforce - 7 May 2020

14 May 2020

This webinar took place 7 May and is now available on-demand.

Heather Mitchell, Employment Partner and Emma Hughes, Head of HR Services provided a round-up of advice covering the most frequently asked about issues from our clients when it comes to coronavirus and its impact on the school workforce.

We covered the latest guidance on:

  • the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and where it could be used in schools
  • tackling absence
  • recruitment practice
  • introducing or the use of probation clauses.
on-demand webinar

Our speakers

Heather Mitchell

Heather Mitchell

Partner

Heather specialises in contentious and non-contentious employment matters including; contractual issues, unfair dismissal, redundancy and all areas of discrimination.

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Emma Hughes

Emma Hughes

Head of HR Services

Emma is the Head of HR Services and manages the team responsible for providing HR consultancy services to a range of clients across multiple sectors.

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