Trade Union Facilities Time Reporting

Trade Union Facilities Time Reporting

Time to act! The extended deadline of 31 August 2019 for reporting Trade Union Facilities Time figures is fast approaching and nearly half of councils in the South East have yet to submit their data. Your council needs to submit their data using the online Gov.uk tool...

Case Law – Holiday Pay for Part-Time workers

Case Law – Holiday Pay for Part-Time workers

The Harpur Trust v Brazel [2019] EWCA Civ 1402 Holiday pay calculation is the hot topic this year with Holiday Pay for Part-Time workers in the spotlight. Most cases have been on what elements of pay should be included in the calculation of holiday pay. This case of...

SEE in pictures

SEE in pictures

Whether you've worked with us for years or just discovered our services, you might not be aware of the breadth of what we have to offer.So for the first time, we've put together an 'annual report' in the form of an infographic showing you just how much...

Case Law – Social Media and the world of work

Case Law – Social Media and the world of work

Forbes v LHR Airport Ltd LHR Airport was found not to be liable for the act of one of its employees sharing an image that was racially offensive on her personal social media Facebook Page by the EAT. In so doing the EAT commented that identifying whether an act was...

How can councillors and officers handle intimidating behaviour?

How can councillors and officers handle intimidating behaviour?

With large parts of the population more politically engaged and divided than ever, councillors and officers are reporting an increase in hostility towards them carrying out their roles.  Working on the front line and with public-facing contact essential, public sector...

Continuous Service – The basic rules

Continuous Service – The basic rules

A common question we get asked is ‘We have someone joining us from another council. Do they have continuous service?’ There are some basic rules that can help you answer this question. The rules The clock starts from zero for any statutory entitlements or benefits....

Maternity and Parental Leave for Councillors

Maternity and Parental Leave for Councillors

Stella Creasy, MP for Walthamstow has criticised the lack of formal maternity and paternity provision for MPs. She has called for a fundamental shake up of provisions for MPs. However, it is not just MPs that are affected by a lack of maternity and parental leave....

Political landscape in the south east

Political landscape in the south east

Political landscape in the South-East With 74 councils in the south-east region, there can be elections most years.  At SEE, we keep track of that changing Political landscape in the South-East year by year. We issue a summary each year of the number of seats by party...

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