Seven Days in the Sector: Management - Staff claim unfair dismissal

July 2013
Third Sector;7/23/2013, Issue 762, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on claims of unfair dismissal by the staff of the social care charity Turning Point in Great Britain. The charity started to dismiss its 2,600 employees in November 2012 and re-employ them through new contracts in order to reduce costs. According to the trade union Unite, the employees were re-employed in March 2013 on lower salaries and poorer terms and conditions. United regional officer Jamie Major noted that the actions by the charity were morally wrong.


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