fbpx
Category

News

extended furlough scheme

Extended furlough scheme: what it means for employers

By | COVID-19, HR News, News

Boris Johnson took to the lectern inside number 10 on Saturday evening to announce further restrictions amid surging coronavirus cases across the country. As expected, in what is effectively a second national lockdown in England, the Prime Minister announced the closure of non-essential shops, leisure and entertainment venues as well as pubs, bars, and restaurants from the 5th November. Working from home, where possible is now actively encouraged and, for those businesses that do experience a significant drop in demand or have to close entirely, the furlough scheme has been extended. The restrictions that come into force later this week…

Read More
Budget 2020: What does it mean for HR and payroll teams?

Budget 2020: What does it mean for HR and payroll teams?

By | Employment Law, News, Statutory Sick Pay

Earlier this week, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a number of initiatives, funding and plans for the UK economy. Taking place against a backdrop of both the COVID-19 outbreak and Brexit; the government’s plans to ‘level up’ the British economy were outlined. This week’s Budget includes a number of ‘fiscal stimuli’ that include support for businesses throughout the coronavirus outbreak, increases to the National Living Wage and changes to the National Insurance Contribution thresholds. But there are significant announcements from this week’s Budget that will directly impact HR and payroll departments across the country. Statutory Sick Pay entitlement for self-isolating staff…

Read More
NS CS

Newark and Sherwood Homes Choose Natural HR to Enhance their HR Systems

By | News, Press Releases

Natural HR, a cloud-based HR system provider has been chosen by housing provider Newark and Sherwood Homes to transform their HR processes and HR systems. An experienced HRIS company, Natural HR boasts world-class support and industry-leading technology and security and has already transformed thousands of organisations HR processes over the years and provides a real return on investment. Newark and Sherwood Homes is a local landlord, property developer and provider of housing management services to Newark and Sherwood District Council and others. The housing provider which manages over 5500 homes has a unique and diverse public-sector workforce with employees ranging…

Read More