Category: Redundancy

The Prince’s Initiative for Mature Enterprise -Supporting business creation by the over 50s

Dec 17 2013

There are over 3.5 million people between the age of 50 and 64 who are out of work and many more now worrying about redundancy. We work principally with people over 50 (often from disadvantaged backgrounds and who have been unemployed for more than six months) who are not aware that self-employment is an option that could provide …Read the full article

Recovering from redundancy much harder for over-50s

Dec 17 2013

Nearly half of the over-50s workers made redundant in the past three years have yet to find a new job, new research from leading independent over-55s adviser Key Retirement Solutions shows. And two-thirds of those who have found other work have had to take a pay cut in order to get back into employment. The research paints …Read the full article

GOV.UK: Redundancies, dismissals and disciplinaries

Dec 17 2013

Calculate your statutory redundancy pay Calculate how much statutory redundancy you can get based on age, weekly pay and number of years in the job Redundancy: your rights Being made redundant – rights, statutory payments you’re entitled to, notice periods and consultation, apprentices Redundancy payments helpline Get information and advice on statutory redundancy pay in …Read the full article

Top tips when facing redundancy

Dec 17 2013

The Christmas period, coincides with the end of the budget year for many companies.  It is therefore sadly also a peak time for redundancies with many staff being told not to come back after their Christmas holiday.  If you, or someone you know is facing Christmas with the prospect of looking for a new job …Read the full article