Agenda and decisions

Employment Committee - Thursday, 17 November 2022 10.00 am, NEW

Venue: Sparkenhoe Committee Room, County Hall, Glenfield

Contact: Damien Buckley (Tel: 0116 305 0183)  Email: damien.buckley@leics.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes of the meeting held on 26 May 2022. pdf icon PDF 140 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.

Presentation of petitions under Standing Order 35.

7.

Pay Policy Statement. pdf icon PDF 211 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That the Pay Policy Statement 2023/24, for submission to the County Council for approval at its meeting on 1 December 2022, be approved.

 

8.

Pay Awards 2022/23. pdf icon PDF 209 KB

Decision:

That the implementation of the 2022/23 pay awards for NJC staff and Chief Officers be approved, and the position in relation to the pay award for Chief Executives be noted.

 

9.

Settlement Agreements. pdf icon PDF 310 KB

Decision:

That the overview provided on the development of an approval process for Settlement Agreements as required by the statutory guidance issued in May 2022 on the making and disclosure of Special Severance Payments by local authorities be noted.

 

10.

Attendance Management. pdf icon PDF 286 KB

Decision:

That the update provided on the Council’s overall position on sickness absence within this report as at the end of June 2022, and the update provided on the more recent position provided during the meeting, be noted.

 

11.

Corporate Ways of Working. pdf icon PDF 222 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That the report and the progress being made towards the Council’s Ways of Working programme be noted.

 

12.

Health, Safety and Wellbeing Annual Report 2021-22. pdf icon PDF 300 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That the Health, Safety and Wellbeing Annual Report 2021-22 be noted and the work undertaken in partnership with departments by the Health, Safety and Wellbeing Service to keep the Council compliant in this area be endorsed.

 

13.

Organisational Change Policy and Procedure: Action Plans. pdf icon PDF 314 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

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

 

14.

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

15.

Date of Future Meetings.

Future meetings of the Committee are scheduled to be held at 10:00am on the following dates:

  

·       2 February 2023

·       25 May 2023

·       28 September 2022

·       7 December 2022