Job Support Scheme

The Job Support Scheme was announced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, on 24th September following pressure to provide help for employers following the closure of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme on 31st October 2020.   It will...

CJRS Annual Leave Guidance

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (“CJRS”) has thrown up so many questions that, initially, no one knew the answers to. Slowly, but surely, the Government has drip fed us the answers to questions. Yesterday, they published further guidance on...

Covid and the Roadmap Back to Work

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Sunday 10 May 2020, the Government released ‘Our Plan to Rebuild: The UK Government’s COVID-19 Recovery Strategy’, which became available on Monday 11 May 2020. Following this, the Government...

Furlough and Redundancies

The Coronavirus pandemic has caused, and will continue to cause for the foreseeable future, seismic changes to the business landscape. The creation of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Furlough Scheme) has saved countless jobs and will help...

Don’t fall foul of furlough

Thousands of firms across the country could face legal action for breach of contract if they don’t apply furlough rules correctly in a bid to survive the Covid-19 crisis. That is our stark warning as we begin free introductory guidance sessions...