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HR development workshop 5th October 0930 – 1230

HR development workshop 5th October 2022 0930 – 1230

What will the session cover?

Our HR development workshop is intended for practicing HR professionals and other people managers whose roles have a substantial HR remit.  The HR workshop will cover a range of relevant issues:

Emma Wilkinson from Menopause Experts will explain how her organisation supports employers and will cover practical suggestions for employers. (30 minutes.)

Jane Lister myHRdept’s Head of Legal will cover employment law aspects around redundancy and important case law in this area.

Bill Larke, myHRdept’s founder, will cover redundancy process and procedure, step by step (including collective redundancies).

The session will start at 9.30 and will conclude at 12.30.

What will the redundancy masterclass cover?

HR participants will cover:

  • Managing managers prior to and during the consultation
  • Key stages of all consultations and collective consultations
  • ‘One establishment’ – a legal refresher
  • Voluntary Redundancy as a management tool
  • Termination payments
  • Exit agreements
  • Post redundancy HR actions

Where will the workshop be?

The HR workshop will take place on Wednesday 5th October 09.30 – 12.20 at the Alan Devonshire Suite, Maidenhead United Football Stadium, York Road, Maidenhead, SL6 1SF:

There is parking at the ground, but if full there is also a pay and display carpark opposite the ground, with further parking available in Maidenhead town centre, a 5 – 10 minute walk away.

Who should attend the workshop?

HR professionals and those whose role involves HR responsibilities. A level of HR knowledge will be assumed.

Who will be presenting at the workshop?

Bill Larke will lead the redundancy session. Formerly HRD responsible for HR for Coca-Cola’s UK operations, Bill has extensive experience of redundancy campaigns, collective and otherwise, and has been called upon to coordinate high profile redundancies within some of the UK’s best known organisations.

Jane Lister will provide an update on legal considerations, particularly around ‘one establishment’ rulings. Jane is a fully qualified employment solicitor, her earlier practice experience was gained in a London law firm. Jane is Head of Legal at myHRdept.

Emma Wilkinson will talk about the work of menopause experts and will be available to provide advice on options for employers and to take questions on this important topic. Menopause impacts 70% of working women at some time in their lives and 1 in 4 contemplate changing employers.

What does the event cost?

The event is free but satisfied participants are invited to make a donation to the Thames Valley Hospice:

How do I apply to come?

Contact or call 01628 820515. We have limited places and will confirm attendee places by email no later than Monday 3rd October.

Outsourcing HR or using myHRdept to support internal HR teams

If you’re thinking of outsourcing your HR or employment law needs, why not contact myHRdept? Call us on 01628 820515, email us at to discuss your requirements, or contact us via our website and we’ll call you back.

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