Advice on Redundancy for Schools & Colleges (2020)

Read Voice's guide to redundancy for insights into the process employers must follow when considering redundancies and making employees redundant.

Information sheet contents includes:

  • GENERAL
  1. Introduction
  2. Fair Procedures
  3. Consultation
  4. Alternatives to Redundancies
  5. Redundancy Selection
  6. Alternative Employment
  • CONSULTATION
  1. Introduction
  2. Written Information
  3. The Employer's Obligation
  • INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS
  1. Introduction
  2. Continuous Service and Unfair Dismissal
  3. Fair and Unfair Dismissal – Inadmissible Reasons
  4. Individual Consultation
  5. Redundancy Selection
  • APPEALS
  • VOLUNTARY REDUNDANCY
  • NEW WORK
  1. Time Off
  2. Suitable Alternative Employment
  3. A New Job
  • REDUNDANCY/FINANCIAL IMPLICATIONS
  1. The Redundancy Payment
  2. Severance and Enhanced Payments
  3. Tax
  4. Notice Pay and Pay in Lieu of Notice
  5. The Teachers' Pension Scheme (TPS)
  6. State Benefits
  • EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNALS
  1. Introduction
  2. Settlements
  • Appendix A: Redundancy Table
  • Appendix A: Redundancy Payment Chart