Decision details

Christmas Staffing Arrangements 2021

Decision Maker: Strategy and Resources Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Following consideration, the Committee resolved unanimously to:

(1)      Award Officers an additional day’s leave to be taken on Thursday 30December 2021

(2)      Note: SMT are gifting the discretionary day’s leave to all Officers on Wednesday 29 December 2021 and that Officers will be required to take a compulsory day’s leave from their annual entitlement on Friday 31 December 2021, thus enabling the Council offices to be closed week commencing Monday 27 December 2021.          

(3)      Approve: Where the operational needs of the Council require services to operate over the Christmas period, affected Officers will receive an additional day’s pay in lieu of the award of an additional day’s leave.

(4)      Note:  Due to the exceptional circumstances the Council and Officers have all been working in, it is not envisaged that this will be repeated in future years.

Publication date: 17/11/2021

Date of decision: 16/11/2021

Decided at meeting: 16/11/2021 - Strategy and Resources Committee

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