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Extension of Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme which was originally scheduled to finish at the end of June 2020 has now been extended until the end of October 2020. There will now be at least two phases: Until 31st July 2020 furloughed workers will continue to receive 80% of their current salary, up to £2,500 but must […]

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Open for Business

The portal for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has gone live from today (Monday 20th April 2020), and be accessed via means of the following link; https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-for-wages-through-the-coronavirus-job-retention-scheme?utm_source=df468cfa-32d8-49a5-af92-b511b4cb5844&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate As mentioned previously there will continue to be numerous questions regarding this scheme. Therefore, if you need to clarify or have any questions on any part of this […]

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme was updated for the third time by the Government yesterday (Thursday 9th April 2020) providing further clarification for employers. Clarification also included that an employer can furlough employees who are shielded as per Government/NHS guidance, and they do not have to be placed on sick pay. Previously this was only […]

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Support for Businesses

On the evening of Friday 19th March 2020 Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a support package for businesses during a live television broadcast. Details of the scheme to date can be accessed via the following link; https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19/covid-19-support-for-businesses?fbclid=IwAR1JelHuK2mzMdBuTLKXEgxxLLwxv-BIYKjCQp3sba05AHucZRaCW0LmySg#support-for-businesses-through-the-coronavirus-job-retention-scheme As always if you need any further advice please contact us at Atom HR on 07712-115663 or [email protected]

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Getting the Right Information

Unfortunately, we are now living through an unprecedented set of circumstances surrounding the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19). This presents numerous issues from a HR viewpoint, and obtaining accurate information is one of these challenges. There are many sources of information online in which some are useful and some not so useful as the media present […]

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