Acas Managing Workplace Sickness Absence
£50 – £85
Acas Managing Workplace Sickness Absence

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Acas Managing Workplace Sickness Absence

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Nottingham Voluntary Action Centre

7 Mansfield Road

Nottingham

NG1 3FB

United Kingdom

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This half day training will show you how to improve attendance in your organisation. We will provide detail of good practices and discuss some of the key skills and techniques that can make managing absenteeism easier.

This session covers:-

  • What is absenteeism and what causes it
  • Identifying patterns of short-term absence
  • Benefits of an absence policy
  • Line manager skills, consistency, communication and fairness
  • Statement of Fitness for Work (the fitnote). Are these binding? What can an employer do on receipt of a fitnote?
  • Absence management and the legal landscape: maternity issues; fit notes; unauthorised absence;
  • Return to work discussions and further action
  • Dealing with short and long term sickness absence and setting triggers
  • How to manage long-term absence. Keeping in-touch and access to medical records
  • Disability discrimination; reasonable adjustments; discipline and dismissal

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Refreshments:

Tea,Coffee,Water

Facilitators

A member of the local Acas team

Contact Email

training@nottinghamcvs.co.uk

Contact Phone:
0115 934 8400

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Nottingham Voluntary Action Centre

7 Mansfield Road

Nottingham

NG1 3FB

United Kingdom

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