TITLE

Fight is on for redundancy pay as Orchard Lodge closes

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;8/13/2009, Issue 1783, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Unison and Glen Care Group are in dispute over redundancy payments for staff at Orchard Lodge, London, England's last secure children's home, which closed on July 31, 2009. Unison said it could take legal action to protect staff formerly employed at Orchard Lodge, who were given less than two hours' notice of their redundancy. Unison claims that Orchard Lodge staff were employed under contract by Glen Care Group and should receive their entitlements in full.
ACCESSION #
44041470

 

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