Philosophical belief — veganism

15 January 2020

Is veganism a protected philosophical belief? I have an employee who is very vociferous in their promotion of the vegan ethic and I have heard reports that this may be causing issues in the workplace.

Advice on screen time

3 January 2020

We have many parents asking for advice on screen time for their children. Is there any guidance?

Variation to contract

19 December 2019

We have a part time member of staff who reduced her hours to two days from three days last January. The arrangement was verbal and there is no written record of the agreement to this change. The headteacher needs the teacher to return to teaching three days but the teacher does not want to do that. How can the headteacher force the teacher to return to her original contract?

Accounting for charitable donations

15 November 2019

The Headteacher and governors want to launch an appeal in the new year to refurbish the science labs. Will I have to administer the donations separately from the usual funds from parents?