Should compassionate leave be allowed in cases of pet bereavement?
EAT reaffirms that when calculating an injury to feelings award, the effect of the conduct on the Claimant is the relevant consideration, rather than the gravity of the Respondent's actions. (Komeng v Creative Support)
When is the right time to consider ill-health early retirement?
When can employees lawfully participate in industrial action and how can employers prevent it arising?
Can employers deduct pay for training?
New Ofsted Education Inspection Framework - an explanation of the inspection criteria relating to staff well-being and staff supervision within schools
Trespassers and what to do about them
The right of access: 5 top tips for dealing with tricky subject access requests
Managing Conflicting Instructions from Separated Parents
New DfE guidance: the Independent School Standards
Department for Education guidance: Indicators of potential fraud and raising awareness of cyber crime
How to protect your school’s confidential Information
New Relationships and Sex Education Guidance
Tax changes affecting self-employed contractors
What you need to know about: Teaching online safety in schools
Guidance for academy trusts when setting executive salaries
Why an Employment Tribunal found a teacher had been constructively dismissed
Landmark decision: Can the SEN & Disability Tribunal order an independent school to admit or reinstate a pupil?
Pre-employment Management (Section 128) Checks: your legal obligations as an employer
Exclusions not made by head
What you need to know about Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE)
How academies can help shape the provision of new schools
Reducing stress in schools - The problem and the solution
Contract enforceable despite breach of immigration rules - Okedina v Chikale
Employment rights of agency workers - Kocur v Angard Staffing Solutions Limited
When will posting on social media be “in the course of employment"? - Forbes v LHR Airport Ltd
Making a covert recording is an act of misconduct - Phoenix House v Stockman
Constructive knowledge of an employee’s disability – A Ltd v Z
Norwich Pharmacal orders: an introduction
Grounds for challenging Industrial Action
Section 21 Housing Act 1988: A Round Up
Academisation option reopened for sixth-form colleges