Newsflash - Exam Results and Covid-19 Testing Update
  February 26 2021

The government announced yesterday that results for GCSEs and A-levels will be determined solely by teachers. They will be assessed using a combination of mock exams, homework, coursework, tests and essays. There is also the option of using assessments set by exam boards. Evidence will be needed to be submitted with the gradings.

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Newsflash - Snow Days
  February 10 2021

HR

With Storm Darcy bringing freezing temperatures and heavy snowfalls, most of the country has experienced some level of snow and ice over the last few days (we even had a light dusting here on the South Coast!). As the cold weather is set to continue for several more days, you may experience staff struggling, or being unable, to get into work.

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Newsflash - H&S Working at Height - Roof Work
  February 04 2021

H&S

Newsletter for schools and academies - February 2021. A recent prosecution brought by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) resulted in a school being fined £10,000 with £5,851 costs.

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Health & Safety on Stress Management
  January 27 2021

This Poster is based on Judicium’s H&S ‘Sofa Session’ from the 27th of January, with our Resident expert Sarah Crouch CMIOSH.

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Newsflash - Updated Keeping Children Safe in Education Guidance Issued
  January 21 2021

The Keeping Children Safe in Education statutory guidance (KCSIE) has just been updated to reflect the changes to staff checks following Brexit.

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Newsflash - Testing update and documents for Staff Testing
  January 21 2021

From next week, Primary Schools can carry out Covid testing for staff. We have added more documents to our portal to help you carry out this process smoothly and have provided some guidance below.

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HR Top Tips on Restructure
  January 20 2021

This Poster is based on Judicium’s HR ‘Sofa Session’ from the 20th of January, with our Resident expert Jenny Salero LLB (Hons), LPC.

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Newsflash - Right to work Checks
  January 15 2021

HR

We had intended to send this Newsflash to you at the very beginning of the New Year but have held off to give schools a chance to adjust to the latest lockdown. Whilst we appreciate that you are currently focusing on adapting to the Government’s latest announcement, there are some changes you need to make to your application forms now (detailed below).

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HR New Year's Resolutions
  January 13 2021

This Poster is based on Judicium’s HR ‘Sofa Session’ from the 13th of January, with our Senior Employment Law & HR Consultant Louise Durbin

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Newsflash - HR and staff management during lock-down 3.0
  January 11 2021

HR

As the dust settles on the first week of term, and we all concentrate on navigating the latest ‘new normal’ we thought it may assist if we prepared this newsflash, which covers those topics we are being asked about on a regular basis at the moment.

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