Agenda

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Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence and Substitutions

The Committee is asked to note any apologies for absence and substitutions received from Members.

 

2.

Minutes of the Last Meeting pdf icon PDF 125 KB

To confirm and sign as a correct record, the minutes of the last meeting of the Committee, held on 24 February 2020.

3.

Declarations of Interest

Councillors are invited to declare any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Personal Interest, and the nature of it, in relation to any item on the agenda.

 

4.

Questions on Notice pursuant to Council Procedure Rule 38

Subject to providing two working days’ notice, a Member of the Committee may ask the Chairman of the Committee a question on any matter in relation to which the Council has powers or duties which affect the Tendring District and which falls within the terms of reference of the Committee.

5.

Apprenticeships and Career Track - Verbal Update

The Committee will receive a verbal update regarding Apprenticeships and Career Track.

6.

Report of Corporate Director (Operations & Delivery) - A.1 - Workforce and Contract Documentation Update Report pdf icon PDF 864 KB

To provide Members of the Human Resources & Council Tax Committee with an update on current staffing statistics and inform them of the recently agreed changes to the Council’s Employment Contract Documentation, in line with an update to employment legislation.

7.

Report of Corporate Director (Operations & Delivery) - A.2 - Sickness Absence Management Policy & Procedures Review pdf icon PDF 43 KB

To update Human Resources & Council Tax Committee on the review of the Council’s Sickness Absence Management Policy & Procedures in line with identified best practice and the Council’s Constitution and the delegated powers within.

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8.

Report of Corporate Director (Operations & Delivery) - A.3 - The Council's Response to COVID-19 for the Workforce pdf icon PDF 282 KB

To update Members of the Human Resources and Council Tax Committee on the various initiatives and policy arrangements introduced to support the workforce in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic.

9.

Exclusion of Press and Public

The Committee is asked to consider passing the following resolution:

 

“That under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of Agenda Item 10 on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraphs 2 and 4 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A, as amended, of the Act.”

10.

Report of Corporate Director (Operations & Delivery) - B.1 - A Market Forces Report for the Planning Service

To put forward proposals for the continuation of the Market Forces Supplement, previously agreed by Human Resources Committee, to support the recruitment and retention of qualified Planning staff pending a full service review (anticipated in the next six months).