Agenda and minutes

Employment and Appeals Committee - Monday, 28th October, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Civic Centre, Poulton-Le-Fylde

Contact: Duncan Jowitt  Democratic Services and Councillor Development Offic

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Declarations of interest

Members will disclose any pecuniary and any other significant interests they may have in relation to the matters to be considered at this meeting.




Confirmation of Minutes pdf icon PDF 88 KB

To confirm as a correct record, the minutes of the previous meeting of the Employment and Appeals Committee.


The minutes of the previous meeting held on 15 July 2019 were agreed as an accurate record.


Policy Review pdf icon PDF 132 KB

Report of the Head of Business Support.

Additional documents:


The Head of Business Support submitted a report presenting additions and amendments to four of the council’s human resource policies.


Members of the committee asked a number of questions regarding the content of the policies and suggested some amendments to the policies which the Head of Business Support agreed would be made before the revised policies were published and brought to the attention of employees.


Decision taken


The committee approved the following reviewed human resources policies, subject to the amendments suggested:

·         Domestic Abuse in the Workplace

·         Equal Opportunities

·         Extended Authorised Absence

·         Preventing Illegal Working