Can my employees work ad hoc during recorded furlough hours?

Can my employees work ad hoc during recorded furlough hours?

No. From July 1st, you will be able to place staff on flexible furlough. However, even though it’s flexible, you must not let employees do any kind of work during their recorded furlough hours. Communicate with your employees, and draw ...

Can I give my furloughed employees any type of training?

Can I give my furloughed employees any type of training?

No. There are certain things you cannot give as training to your employees. This is anything that could potentially be seen as free labour. Anything from testing new office equipment for the business or practicing any new customer ...

Can I keep in touch with my furloughed employees?

Can I keep in touch with my furloughed employees?

Absolutely. It’s really important to keep in touch with your furloughed employees, as long as you are not discussing business with them in any way. You can do many things to keep in touch with your employee, such as invite them to zoom ...

Can I ask my employees to complete training courses?

Can I ask my employees to complete training courses?

Yes. You can ask your employees to complete training on furlough that may help develop new skills and keep them motivated. Training will not count as work if its purpose is to improve the employees’ abilities and/or performance.

can i rota my staff on furlough?

Can I rota my staff who are on furlough?

The answer is, yes. You can put your staff on a rotated furlough. However, you can only do this if your employee has previously been furloughed for three consecutive weeks any time before June 30th. There is room to be much more ...

4 Ways You Can Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day At Home!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! A lot of us on this day would usually go out for a few pints of Guinness after work or go on a small pub crawl (if you’ve taken the following day off, of course). However, with the events of the ...

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4 reasons why 24/7 Availability jobs are perfect for topping up your income

Have you ever been into a supermarket and the shelf where your favourite type of cereal should be sat is *inserts dramatic music*… EMPTY? Brands don’t like it when their customers can’t buy a product that they love. It’s ...

What is the definition of temporary staff

What is the definition of temporary staff?

The definition of temporary staff is people who are only expected to work in a position for a certain period of time. The amount of time they work each week doesn’t matter. They could work full-time, for a set period only, or just for ...

7 New Features on Our App – RedWigWam

At Redwigwam, we are always finding new ways to make things easier for our Wigwammers. You wanted better features for our app? We’ve listened. Here are 7 new shiny features to help our current & future wigwammers. Registration You ...

4 things you SHOULDN’T do during a trial shift

A trial shift is an odd thing, on the one hand, its something like an interview… but on the other, you can’t exactly prove yourself to be too good for the job. So from my experience, these are the 4 things I’ve realized I should ...

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