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How to Effectively Manage Sickness - Attendance Management Training - half day course

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Course Types
Training Event

This course is available to all managers of staff (including team leaders and supervisors) and will develop and increase your confidence in how to effectively manage sickness under the attendance management procedure and provide wellbeing support for staff.

Start Date
Thursday 19 September 2019
End Date
Thursday 19 September 2019
09:30 - 12:30
Number of Sessions
Learning outcomes

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • understand the importance of management accountability, responsibilities and decision making in relation to our attendance management policy

  • have the ability to identify the differences between long and short term absence

  • know how to conduct return to work interviews and absence review meetings in line with policy

  • be able to identify when it is appropriate to refer to the Occupational Health Service

  • have the ability to manage disability related absence, or a long term condition, in line with policy and the Equality Act 2010

  • know where to look on the Wave to find relevant attendance management information

  • understand where to find key signposting information to support staff with their wellbeing

Additional information
Target Audience
This Event is for Brighton & Hove City Council Staff Only
target audience
Course pre-requisites

Prior to attending the course, you may it useful to look at the following page on the Wave

Useful links relating to Attendance Management

Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room, Bartholomew Square
Event Trainers
Katy Friese-Greene
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