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This question is from a member of our community that wishes to remain anonymous: Our charity's staff work from home full-time. Is it usual for charities to require their staff that work remotely to...
Ocean King
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I'm hoping that posting this here, as opposed to social media or LinkedIn will prevent a culture war outbreak. For context, I am both a biological male and identify as male. A colleague at senior lev...
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Hi everyone,  I have recently joined a charity who are looking at their offerings/policies on the following:  -  qualifying periods for paying company sick pay  - types of leave and time off availabl...
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This question is from a member of our community that wishes to remain anonymous: I'm facing a very horrible situation in the charity where I have worked for 12 years.  Last year I was bullied by the...
Ocean King
Hi folks,  I'd appreciate recommendations on who best to approach when looking for a group life insurance policy for my charity, please? All best, Robert
Hi I work for a small charity, income c£250k pa. We are looking to implement a new sick pay policy and I would be grateful for examples of the current advice on sick pay entitlement for small chariti...
Sue Cocker
This question is from a member of our community that wishes to remain anonymous: I work for a small charity who only pay SSP to employees. We have pro-ratored an employee part-time, but the employee...
Ocean King
This question is from a member of our community that wishes to remain anonymous: We are a small charity looking to appoint a new HR provider and would be interested in any recommendations.  We need...
Ocean King
Hi, We're a permanent team member of just 1 and feel like we're missing a trick for health insurance - we don't need all the extra gym membership/prime discount add ons etc, just solid health insuran...
Roxanne Hargreaves
Hi everyone I am looking for a model for a compassionate leave policy, including bereavement, to add to our employment policy portfolio.  Does anyone have a policy of this sort that they would be wil...
John Zavos
Hi A few months back I asked about HRIS within organisations. I wanted to update you that we have gone with Citrus HR which so far is very good. Thanks for all your ideas and suggestions.
Liz Cussans
Hello I'm just wondering what inflation increases charities are likely to be implementing (if any) for 2024/25 or whether anyone has and data, information or articles they can share on this matter....
Jayne Allison
Hello,  We are a small membership charity with 5 hard-working staff and 9 volunteer trustees. We would like to organise a get together/meal for staff and trustees to celebrate the end of the year.  D...
Sarah Gray
This question is from a member of our community that wishes to remain anonymous: Hi guys, I'm thinking about working with an international NGO specifically to help with the performance culture and p...
Ocean King
Hi, Looking for recommendations on companies who offer EAP & wellbeing packages to offer our small team of employees. Thanks in advance.
Maria Theodosiou
I have had a bullying compaint in for months that has not been dealt with and I have been guilted into continuing to go to day long meetings with the bully who is a trustee. It's making me really ill...
Anonymous In distress
This question is from a member of our community that wishes to remain anonymous: We need to do Data Protection and GDPR training with all our staff, please can anyone recommend a provider for this?
Ocean King
Hi all, We are looking at platforms that can run a staff engagement survey, does anyone have any suggestions? Thanks, Ella
Ella Whaley
We want to create a new staff handbook, with all new policies etc from scratch.  Can anyone help with any organisations that help with policy writing around HR/Staff? And whether any willing to share...
Mehreen Mir
Hi Everyone, I am doing some work on behalf of a international charity doing work with women and girls and we are looking for some examples of feminist policies, would anyone be happy to share any pl...
Anna Day
Hello, I have been tasked with organising a team building retreat and I want it to be not only productive but also enjoyable.  Do you have any innovative ideas on how to host a retreat that promotes...
Tara Doridy
Hi I was just wondering what other organisations do to stay connected with their colleagues when they are working remotely and in particular if you have staff who work across the UK, how do you all s...
Liz Cussans
Hi All! If anyone has a template or guidelines on terms of reference for an internal staff group for inclusion, ideally staff who themselves identify as having or want to represent those with protect...
Kath Qualtrough
Hi thank you to those who responded to my post last month on HR databases. I have had demonstrations from a number of providers now and we were impressed with Citrus HR. Does anyone use this system a...
Hi all,  My trustees have asked me to carry out some benchmarking regarding maternity pay in the charitable sector and was hoping to gather some data on what peoples maternity polices look like?   We...
Laurence Evans
I would welcome your thoughts on a good HR database system for a small to medium sized charity and if any one can recommend one you use successfully?  We are mainly looking for a core HR database but...
Liz Cussans
Hi All In these difficult cost of living crisis times we are looking at our full benefits package and would be interested to know what other charities are offering in terms of annual leave, maternity...
Idris Patel
Hi Everyone, I am about ot embark on establishing a sabbatical procedure/policy for our organisation with the intention that it will serve a senior member of staff and any future requests; this is no...
Sarah Maybourne
Hi all - Looking to complete a full salary benchmarking exercise for my organisation - any data/resources you can share would be greatly appreciated. Best, Ella
Ella Whaley
I've been asked to write an HR plan with a proposition for the staffing structure needed to deliver our business plan and to include a new organogram and ToR for new posts. Can anyone share an outlin...
Zarina Douglas-Sori
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