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  • East Midlands Council Feeds: EMC Policy Brief - 25 September 2020
    EMC Policy Brief - 25 September 2020   This week’s Briefing includes updates on: Enforcement and Regulatory Conference, 6 October (MS Teams) Social care: Learning lessons and preparing for winter - this Public Health England blog New project to find young refugees a home - Place to Call Home Measures to tackle modern...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: EMC Policy Brief - 18 September 2020
    EMC Policy Brief - 18 September 2020 This week’s Briefing includes updates on: 274 councils set to receive housing support for vulnerable people Launch of Midlands Engine All-Party Parliamentary Group EMC Fortnightly Summary of COVID-19 Guidance & Information for HR Colleagues EMC Virtual Assessment Centre Support EMC...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: EMC Policy Brief - 11 September 2020
    EMC Policy Brief - 11 September 2020 This week’s Briefing includes updates on: EMC Boards; Transport for the East Midlands and Regional Employers’ Board and Regional Joint Council Transport for the East Midlands (TfEM), Job Opportunities COVID-19: Guidance for the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities Virtual...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: EMC Policy Brief - 4 September 2020
    This week’s Briefing includes updates on: Greater voice for rail passengers in new collaboration between Government and East Midlands transport leaders Transport for the East Midlands (TfEM), Job Opportunities The UK2070 Papers, Series 2 Virtual Councillor Workshop on Chairing and...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: Greater voice for rail passengers in new collaboration between Government and East Midlands transport leaders
    Government signs multi-year collaboration agreement with Transport for the East Midlands (TfEM) to give councils and local stakeholders a voice in the management of rail services.    Two locally-based posts created to focus on ensuring benefits delivered to passengers Councils and local stakeholders can now review and address...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: August 2020 Edition of the EMC HR Bulletin
    The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available via this link: EMC HR Bulletin August 2020  The August Bulletin includes:- Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article - this month he looks at the legal aspects relating to the move to more home working and responding to requests from...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: National Pay Award - Soulbury Employees
    Agreement has also now been reached for staff employed on Soulbury Terms and Conditions.   The agreement includes an increase of 2.75% in pay across the pay spines from 1st September 2020 and to discuss a review of the current Soulbury pay structure on a without prejudice basis. Soulbury Pay for 2020
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: National Pay Agreements 2020-21
    Agreement has been reached for the national pay awards for 2020-21 for Chief Executives, Chief Officers and Local Government Services Employees (those on Green Book conditions).  Please see attached below the respective pay agreements. Local Government Services Pay 2020-21 Chief Officer Pay 2020-21 - 24 August 2020 Chief...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: July 2020 Edition of EMC HR Bulletin
    The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available via this link: EMC HR Bulletin July 2020    The July Bulletin includes:-   Exit Pay Cap Developments LGA Apprenticeship Newsletter, July 2020 COVID-19 Updates EMC Information Exchange Virtual Network  Learning &...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: Exit Pay Cap Update
    The HM Treasury published the government’s response to the consultation and laid the implementing regulations in Parliament.  As this is an affirmative process, these regulations will need to be debated in Parliament before they come into force.  The response does not indicate a date for implementation and it recognises that...

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The East Midlands Regional Assembly has met for the last time before being abolished.

The assembly, which had its final meeting on Friday, includes MEPs, business representatives, and local politicians nominated from councils.

It was launched in Leicester in 1998, but is now being scrapped along with seven other assemblies in England. BBC

  • EMC Policy Brief - 25 September 2020
    EMC Policy Brief - 25 September 2020   This week’s Briefing includes updates on: Enforcement and Regulatory Conference, 6 October (MS Teams) Social care: Learning lessons and preparing for winter - this Public Health England blog New project to find young refugees a home - Place to Call Home Measures to tackle modern...
  • EMC Policy Brief - 18 September 2020
    EMC Policy Brief - 18 September 2020 This week’s Briefing includes updates on: 274 councils set to receive housing support for vulnerable people Launch of Midlands Engine All-Party Parliamentary Group EMC Fortnightly Summary of COVID-19 Guidance & Information for HR Colleagues EMC Virtual Assessment Centre Support EMC...
  • EMC Policy Brief - 11 September 2020
    EMC Policy Brief - 11 September 2020 This week’s Briefing includes updates on: EMC Boards; Transport for the East Midlands and Regional Employers’ Board and Regional Joint Council Transport for the East Midlands (TfEM), Job Opportunities COVID-19: Guidance for the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities Virtual...
  • EMC Policy Brief - 4 September 2020
    EMC Policy Brief - 4 September 2020   This week’s Briefing includes updates on: Greater voice for rail passengers in new collaboration between Government and East Midlands transport leaders Transport for the East Midlands (TfEM), Job Opportunities The UK2070 Papers, Series...
  • Greater voice for rail passengers in new collaboration between Government and East Midlands transport leaders
    Government signs multi-year collaboration agreement with Transport for the East Midlands (TfEM) to give councils and local stakeholders a voice in the management of rail services.    Two locally-based posts created to focus on ensuring benefits delivered to passengers Councils and local stakeholders can now review and address...
  • August 2020 Edition of the EMC HR Bulletin
    The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available via this link: EMC HR Bulletin August 2020  The August Bulletin includes:- Employment Law Expert Darren Newman and his regular article - this month he looks at the legal aspects relating to the move to more home working and responding to requests from...
  • National Pay Award - Soulbury Employees
    Agreement has also now been reached for staff employed on Soulbury Terms and Conditions.   The agreement includes an increase of 2.75% in pay across the pay spines from 1st September 2020 and to discuss a review of the current Soulbury pay structure on a without prejudice basis. Soulbury Pay for 2020
  • National Pay Agreements 2020-21
    Agreement has been reached for the national pay awards for 2020-21 for Chief Executives, Chief Officers and Local Government Services Employees (those on Green Book conditions).  Please see attached below the respective pay agreements. Local Government Services Pay 2020-21 Chief Officer Pay 2020-21 - 24 August 2020 Chief...
  • July 2020 Edition of EMC HR Bulletin
    The latest edition of the EMC HR Bulletin is now available via this link: EMC HR Bulletin July 2020    The July Bulletin includes:-   Exit Pay Cap Developments LGA Apprenticeship Newsletter, July 2020 COVID-19 Updates EMC Information Exchange Virtual Network  Learning &...
  • Exit Pay Cap Update
    The HM Treasury published the government’s response to the consultation and laid the implementing regulations in Parliament.  As this is an affirmative process, these regulations will need to be debated in Parliament before they come into force.  The response does not indicate a date for implementation and it recognises that...