How to Manage Requests for Flexible Working

Friday, May 27, 2022

Make sure all managers understand the right to request flexible working and that it applies currently to all employees with a minimum of 26 weeks’ continuous service. (This does not prevent an employer agreeing or arranging flexible working in an employment contract.)

Flexible Working Policy

Friday, May 27, 2022

Please note that all the policies on Navigate-Care are templates and should be amended to fit the requirements of your care service.

Family Leave Policy

Thursday, May 26, 2022

Please note that all the policies on Navigate-Care are templates and should be amended to fit the requirements of your care service.

Working from Home: In-depth

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Homeworkers are those employed to work at home or in other premises of their own choice other than the workplace of the employer. As this topic describes, homeworking is not a specific job in itself but a method of working which can be relevant to many jobs. During the coronavirus emergency, many different roles were being wholly or partly carried out remotely from the usual place of business, including the home.

Working from Home: Quick Facts

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Any organisation that wishes to implement a working from home arrangement should develop an appropriate policy. Developing a Working From Home Policy

Contracts of Employment: In-depth

Monday, May 23, 2022

This topic explains employers’ duties regarding employment contracts and written statements of particulars and also covers the implications of changing the terms of an employee’s contract.

Long Covid Policy

Monday, May 23, 2022

Please note that all the policies on Navigate-Care are templates and should be amended to fit the requirements of your care service.

Employee Factsheet: Coronavirus

Thursday, May 19, 2022

A serious outbreak of the coronavirus around the world has prompted the World Health Organization (WHO) to declare it a pandemic.

Coronavirus (Covid-19): In-depth

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Covid-19 is an infectious disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus which spread around the world as a global pandemic in 2020. Since the pandemic arrived in the UK in March 2020, a range of public health measures and restrictions have been implemented. These have included legal requirements for people to self-isolate themselves if they have symptoms or believe they are infected.