Employment Matters Committee - Tuesday, 24 January 2023 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 313 KB

To approve the record of the meeting held on 30 November 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 2023/24 pdf icon PDF 163 KB

This report presents Members with an update on the progress of the pay negotiations for the financial year 2023/2024.


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Pay Policy Statement 2023/24 pdf icon PDF 132 KB

This report asks Members to note the Pay Policy Statement for the financial year 2023/2024 in accordance with the Localism Act 2011 for referral to Full Council for agreement.


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Gender Pay Gap pdf icon PDF 181 KB

The Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties and Public Authorities) Regulations 2017 requires all employers with more than 250 employees to report annually on their Gender Pay Gap. This report provides to the Committee the Council’s results for this reporting year ahead of publication on the Council’s public website by 31 March 2023 and on the Government dedicated Gender pay gap reporting website.



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