Types of Contract: In-depth

Friday, November 26, 2021

The determination of an individual’s employment status is not always straightforward and there is no single definition; employment tribunals and HMRC may consider different factors in deciding the issue. This means, perversely, that a person may be an employee in employment law but have a different status for tax purposes.

Fixed-term Contracts Policy

Friday, November 26, 2021

It is the organisation’sschool’sprovision'scare service's policy to recruit staff on fixed-term contracts only where there is a specific reason for engaging someone on a temporary basis.

Example of Service User Guide for Care Homes (England)

Friday, November 26, 2021

This example is based on the corresponding Template for Producing a Service User Guide and Home Information Pack, which can be accessed and used separately. The contents are examples only and users should produce their own material in line with their own care home profile.

Template for Producing a Service Users’ Guide and Information Pack for Domiciliary Care

Friday, November 26, 2021

This template should help to produce essential information for an information pack/service user guide. The care service should add information that it considers to be important for its service users. Users should also refer to the example of a guide based on this template, which provides further details on the potential contents. The final product might include photographs and be produced in a number of possible formats, which are relevant to the needs of the particular service.

Statement of Purpose or Mission Statement for Domiciliary Care (Template and Example) (Wales)

Friday, November 26, 2021

Under the Regulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) Act 2016, all existing services are required to re-register with the Care Inspectorate Wales (CIW) so that they can show compliance with a new set of regulations and standards, the Regulated Services (Service Providers and Responsible Individuals) (Wales) Regulations 2017, which came into force in April 2018. Prospective services seeking registration for the first time must also follow the new registration procedures.

Employee Factsheet: Types of Contract

Thursday, November 25, 2021

There is a difference in law between a contract “for services” (ie, appointing an independent contractor on a freelance basis) and a contract “of service”, which establishes the relationship of employer and employee between the parties.