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With all the pressure and confines the Covid 19 pandemic has created, it would be a surprise if you have given much thought to taking a holiday. However, you are still  legally entitled to your holiday period, so how do you stand when holiday leave mounts...

It’s been a very strange time since the Covid-19 pandemic started and we were locked away from friends, staying in contact where possible via the internet. But have any of your friends, working like you in the London and Home Counties area, simply disappeared off the...

Lay Men And Women To Sit At Tribunals It’s possible that if you have ever considered taking a case to an Employment Tribunal you have been worried you would be overawed in front of a Judge. A  new decision to train non-specialist called “lay”people to sit in...

The debate around vaccine passports continues to develop with the UK still saying that at present there are no plans to initiate such a programme. Much of Europe, however, is rapidly taking  different view. For those  contemplating a much needed summer holiday, with or without domestic...

If you have experienced an unexpected slump in response to a job advertisement for domestic or household staff recently, this could be the reason: The “perfect storm” of Brexit and the Covid-19 pandemic has kicked off a huge exodus of immigrants from the UK with London the...

News that those deciding, or contributing to a decision you are facing at an Employment Tribunal may not be trained in law as judges, may come as a shock to many employers. It was recently announced that the Tribunals Judiciary is, for the first time, recruiting...

Under the on-going Covid 19 pandemic, it is not surprising that taking a holiday this year has not been high on the agenda of most employees. But the legal entitlement to holidays still exists, and what is the position when holiday leave mounts up and is...

What Does A Housekeeper Do? The role of a housekeeper London is a varied role with responsibilities that range from household chores such as cleaning, laundry and dusting to cooking, food shopping and childcare. A housekeeper may be responsible for house management and ensuring the home...

As employers, including those of domestic and household staff, try to navigate their way through our deeply changed lives and circumstance, it is unsurprising that work practices often have to change. But what are the procedures you, as the employer, need to follow when changes to...

From time to time the balance changes between staff seeking a job and employers looking for staff. When wages are held, or fall, the balance shifts towards employers. But now, with close to 1.3 million overseas nationals who have been working in the UK, quitting these...