fbpx Skip to main content
Tag

SSP Archives - Natural HR

How to calculate Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) entitlement

How to calculate Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) entitlement

By Payroll, Statutory Sick Pay

Also known by its acronym SSP, Statutory Sick Pay is the legal minimum that employees are entitled to when they are off sick from work. Paid by employers, Statutory Sick Pay kicks in when an employee is off sick for more than four days in a row. In order for an employee to qualify for SSP, an individual must be classed as an employee at your business, have been ill for four days in a row (including non-working days), earn an average of at least £118 per week and they must inform you as their employer that they’re sick before…

Read More