View Joint Staff Consultative Committee Agenda

Date:
Wednesday, 28th June, 2017
Time:
3.00pm
Place:
Meeting Room 1, Town Lodge, Gernon Road, Letchworth Garden City
 
Contact:
Amelia McInally
Telephone:
(01462) 474514
 
Membership:
Councillor Fiona Hill(Chairman), Councillor Sarah Dingley, Councillor Bernard Lovewell, Councillor Mrs L.A. Needham, Councillor Martin Stears - Handscomb, David Carr(Unison), Debbie Ealand(Unison), Keith Fitzpatrick - Matthews(Unison), Mrs D Levett(Unison), Christina Corr(Staff Consultation Forum), Claire Morgan(Staff Consultation Forum), Councillor Ian Albert(Substitute), Councillor John Bishop(Substitute), Councillor M.E. Weeks(Substitute)
 
 
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PART I
1. APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
2. MINUTES

To take as read and approve as a true record the minutes of the meeting of Joint Staff Consultative Committee held on Wednesday, 5th April, 2017

3. NOTIFICATION OF OTHER BUSINESS

Members should notify the Chairman of other business that they wish to be discussed at the end of either Part I or Part II business set out in the agenda. They must state the circumstances that they consider justify the business being considered as a matter of urgency.

The Chairman will decide whether the item(s) raised will be considered.

4. CHAIRMAN'S ANNOUNCEMENTS

Members are reminded that any declarations of interest in respect of any business set out in the agenda, should be declared as either a Disclosable Pecuniary interest or Declarable Interest and are required to notify the Chairman of the nature of any interest declared at the commencement of the relevant item on the agenda. Members declaring a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest must withdraw from the meeting for the duration of the item. Members declaring a Declarable Interest which requires they leave the room under Paragraph 7.4 of the Code of Conduct, can speak on the item, but must leave the room before the debate and vote.

PART I
JOINT STAFF CONSULTATIVE COMMITTEE
5. STAFF CONSULTATION FORUM

To receive the Minutes of the meetings of the Staff Consultation Forums held on 5 April 2017, 3 May 2017 and the Draft Minutes of 7 June 2017.

6. INFORMATION NOTE: PEOPLE STRATEGY UPDATE

INFORMATION NOTE OF THE CORPORATE HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER

To update the Committee on the progress made in the last quarter on the People Strategy 2015 - 2020 which covers the Workforce Development needs.

7. INFORMATION NOTE - A ROUNDUP OF CURRENT GOVERNMENT COSULTATIONS AND UPDATE ON THE NJC PAY SCALES NATIONAL REVIEW

INFORMATION NOTE OF THE CORPORATE HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER

To consider a round up of the latest position on government consultations that will mean changes to pay, benefits and other HR employee policy and practices.

HUMAN RESOURCES STRATEGIC FORUM
8. DISCUSSION PAPER - TRANSFER OF UNDERTAKINGS PROTECTION OF EMPLOYMENT (TUPE)

To discuss issues regarding Transfer of Undertakings Protection of Employment (TUPE)

9. SUGGESTED DISCUSSION TOPICS

A comprehensive list of discussion topics from which to choose the subjects for future Committee debate.

The following future meetings of Joint Staff Consultative Committee have been arranged:

  • Wednesday, 27th September 2017
  • Wednesday, 20th December 2017
  • Wednesday, 28th March 2018