Employment Matters Committee - Wednesday, 30 November 2022 7.00pm

Venue: Meeting Room 9 - Level 3, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham ME4 4TR. View directions

Contact: Michael Turner, Principal Democratic Services Officer 


No. Item


Apologies for absence


Record of meeting pdf icon PDF 294 KB

To approve the record of the meeting held on 31 August 2022.


Urgent matters by reason of special circumstances

The Chairman will announce any late items which do not appear on the main agenda but which he/she has agreed should be considered by reason of special circumstances to be specified in the report.


Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests and Other Significant Interests pdf icon PDF 371 KB

Members are invited to disclose any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests in accordance with the Member Code of Conduct. Guidance on this is set out in agenda item 4.


Pay Negotiations 2023/2024 pdf icon PDF 205 KB

This report updates Members on the progress of the pay negotiations for the financial year 2023/2024.


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Organisational Change pdf icon PDF 168 KB

This report details new reorganisations of services and transfers under the TUPE regulations for the period 1 April 2022 to 30 September 2022 and updates on on-going reviews that have previously been reported at Employment Matters Committee but not concluded.


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Speak Up, Anti-Bribery and Anti-Money Laundering Policies: Report on Instances September 2021 - August 2022 pdf icon PDF 125 KB

This report informs Members about the number and nature of concerns raised, between 1 September 2021 and 31 August 2022, under the Council’s Speak Up, Anti- Bribery and Anti-Money Laundering Policies


Early Retirement and Redundancy Payments pdf icon PDF 132 KB

This report detials all decisions taken in relation to early retirements and severance payments for the period 1 April 2022 to 30 September 2022.



Exclusion of the press and public pdf icon PDF 123 KB

This report summarises the contents of the appendix to agenda item 8, which, in the opinion of the proper officer, contains exempt information within one of the categories in Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972. It is a matter for the Committee to determine whether the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the document.

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