If your business has reached the stage where you are taking on your first few members of staff, then we’d like to say congratulations! Naturally, you’ll want to start the working relationship off in the right way and we’re here to provide you with peace of mind and the expert HR support you need. Any stage of growth can be both exciting and daunting, and no matter how large or small your team are, employment legislation will still apply.
Our Kick Start package is specifically designed to help businesses like you, who are taking on your first few employees. We provide you with a tailored contract of employment which gives clarity about what you do and do not expect from your member of staff, it allows them to understand you and your business better as getting them on board quickly is paramount, you’ll not only demonstrate your credibility as an employer it will also help you to comply with your legal obligations.
We will supply your business with your own Employee Handbook, it provides useful information with the answers to general questions new employees often ask. It’s a great reference point saving time and promoting consistency about sickness absence payments or equal opportunities. The policies also help you to meet your legal obligations with matters such as disciplinary and grievances, no one wants to unintentionally end up in an employment tribunal!
The Kick Start Package also provides a range of documents and forms to help you manage the relationship effectively, for example, a robust probationary review process will help you to ensure your new member of staff is on track and it will give them a better chance of improving their performance too, especially over the first few important months.
We’re all aware that unexpected situations can arise, your member of staff tells you they are pregnant or they have been called to jury service or they are off sick! We want to help and support your business, so we have included 2 hours of HR advice which you can use during the first 12 months.
To find out if our Kick Start package is suitable for your business simply book a free 30-minute consultation.