Agenda and decisions

Employment Committee
Thursday, 5 December 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Goscote Committee Room, County Hall, Glenfield

Contact: Anna Poole (0116 305 2583)  Email: anna.poole@leics.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes of the meeting held on 26 September 2019. pdf icon PDF 307 KB

2.

Question Time.

3.

Questions asked by members under Standing Order 7(3) and 7(5).

4.

To advise of any other items which the Chairman has decided to take as urgent elsewhere on the agenda.

5.

Declarations of interest in respect of items on the agenda.

6.

Staff Survey 2019. pdf icon PDF 147 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That

 

a)       the summary of the outcomes and actions identified from the 2019 staff survey, and the approach being taken to address the findings, be noted;

 

b)       a further report would be presented to the Committee at its meeting on 6 February 2020 to provide further detail of the actions being taken to address the findings of the Staff Survey 2019.

 

7.

Attendance Management. pdf icon PDF 369 KB

Decision:

That:

 

a)    the update on the County Council’s position on sickness absence as at the end of September 2019 be noted; and

b)    that the report to be considered by the Committee at its meeting on 6 February 2020 will include additional information on the ‘Statement of Intent’.

 

8.

Health and Safety Annual Report. pdf icon PDF 298 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That:

 

a)    The Health and Safety Annual report be noted and the extensive work undertaken by the Health, Safety and Wellbeing Service be endorsed; and

 

b)    Details of Health and Safety incidents within Departments, and of action taken to address them, be provided to the relevant Cabinet Lead Member and Directors be asked to discuss this at Lead Member meetings.

 

9.

Recruitment and Retention Incentives. pdf icon PDF 137 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That the Recruitment and Retention Policy for Hard-to-Fill Posts be noted.

 

10.

Organisational Change Policy and Procedure: Summary of Action Plans. pdf icon PDF 217 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That the update on the current Action Plans which contain provision for compulsory redundancy and details of progress in their implementation be noted.

 

11.

Any other items which the Chairman has decided to take as urgent.

12.

Date of Next Meeting.

The next meeting of the Committee is scheduled to be held on 6 February 2020.