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HR Essentials Course

Host: HR Dept
Venue: HR Dept, 2nd Floor Office Suite, 62 King Street, Belper, DE56 1PZ
Date: Tuesday 15th January, 2019
Time: 10am to 12 noon
Cost: FREE

Our FREE HR Essentials Course provides an introduction on how to deal with staff issues. Getting things wrong or “not knowing what to do” is not a defence in an Employment Tribunal.


Topics covered include:

Managing absence, including sickness.

Handling redundancies.

What is a grievance and what is the procedure?

How to handle under-performing staff.

Discipline issues and disciplinary hearings.

How to handle a dismissal.


Our trainer, Sarah Asprey, is an experienced, CIPD qualified HR professional who has worked in a variety of businesses and sectors during her career. Prior to joining The HR Dept, Sarah spent six years working as HR Manager for an SME. Sarah understands the challenges facing small to medium sized businesses and has a practical and commercial approach to HR. Sarah is HR Manager at The HR Dept North Derbyshire and is responsible for providing our retained clients with advice and guidance across all areas of HR. In addition Sarah is available to provide on-site support as required.


To reserve your place, please email Bob Clifford at

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