The employment life cycle

Covid-19 – New Jobs Support Scheme (JSS)

Rishi Sunak has announced the Government’s ‘Winter Economy Plan’ following the new measures implemented on 22 September 2020 to stop the spread of Coronavirus – the Jobs Support Scheme (JSS). …

Over the Covid-19 Rainbow ……

Future Workforce Planning – So What’s Your Plan? by Andrea Palmer, Head of HR at Aspire Human Resources The Prime Minister has announced his ‘roadmap’ for easing the coronavirus lockdown …

COVID-19: CJRS and SEISS – the next steps

On Friday 29th May 2020, the Chancellor announced an extension to the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (“SEISS”) and confirmed the next steps for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (“CJRS”). CJRS – Next …

Covid-19 – Further Guidance on Annual Leave

On 17 April 2020, Government updated their guidance “Check if your employer can use the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme’ to include the heading “holiday pay”. The guidance states; Whilst furloughed …

Covid-19 Statutory Sick Pay

On 19 April 2020, Government updated Statutory Payments Manuals to provide clarity on Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) entitlement for employees that have been furloughed. Guidance now confirms that an employee will not …