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Understanding Employment Law - In Person
Created: 27/06/2022, Updated: 01/09/2022
When: 09.00 - 5:00pm, Monday 24 October 2022 Where: Caledonia House, Pentland Park, Saltire Centre, Glenrothes, KY6 2AL This event is being organised by Fife Voluntary Action This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
All employees have basic rights in the workplace. It is important for us to understand these rights and to know what we and the people we support are entitled to.
This training is especially designed to help frontline employability staff in Fife have a better understanding of employment rights for their clients, explore common issues that arise when people start a new job and know where to go to get help if things cannot be resolved easily.
Understand the relevance of employment rights to employability policy, services, and clients;
Gain an understanding of basic employment and equality rights in the workplace and how these can support their clients;
Discuss common issues that arise in recruitment, the first few months in a new job or when life challenges arise;
Understand how to assist clients to consider the disclosure of personal information;
Understand core relevant workplace policies and procedures;
Understand how to signpost clients for help in the above areas.
The training will be delivered by Kathleen Bolt, Mediation Services Ltd. Kathleen is a solicitor and mediator, she specialises in employment and equality law and workplace mediations.
All participants will receive a certification of attendance.
Monday 24 October 2022
9:00am – 5:00pm
Venue – **in person** - Large Training Room, FVA Offices, Caledonia House, Saltire Centre Glenrothes
An optional session will be on offer to support participants to adapt their learning and develop tools/training suitable for sharing with clients on basic employment rights and where to go to get support.
Monday 07 November 2022
2:00 – 5:00pm
Venue - Training room, FVA Offices, New Volunteer House, Kirkcaldy