Employee needs to take some time off? Here’s some guidance on sick pay.
What is Statutory Sick Pay (“SSP”)? All employees, irrespective of age, are entitled to claim SSP as long as they have average earnings of at least £112 per week (from 6 April 2016) and an employer has a legal duty to pay at least this amount to an employee who becomes ill and is absent from... View Article
There has been a lot of negative press concerning the use of interns in recent years: Topshop and Reed were among the high profile companies named and shamed by an internet campaign, reported in the Guardian newspaper a few years back, which exposed unpaid and very low paid internships.As a small employer, the last thing... View Article