Microsoft 365 and digital skills survey

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Background As part of Connect for Success, we are looking at ways to make every day work easier and enable you to take control of your own workload making use of the technology available to use.   Last year, we asked you to take part in a digital skills survey to address any gaps to […]

Customer Service Strategy revamp

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The Council is reviewing its Customer Service Strategy and Customer Charter to make sure we continue to deliver high quality, inclusive customer care. We would greatly value your input on these and on the planned improvement actions that will help deliver that Strategy. Please complete this brief survey. Customer Service Strategy and Charter survey – […]

MyView – Employee user guides

MyView Employee’s user guide Shortcuts to important sections of the user guide are below: How to log into MyView How to change equal opportunities data How to change personal details How to add your photo How to View Payslips & P60 How to print your payslip How to view work history details How to view […]

Online expenses – employee and managers guidance

Employees who access MyView should submit travel and subsistence expenses claims electronically.  MyView is used to: Submit travel & subsistence claims electronically Authorise travel & subsistence claims electronically Set up Delegation Rules (Line Managers only) Submit irregular claims electronically (additional basic hours, overtime, responsibility allowance, emergency call out and standby payments and public holiday hours) […]

Attendance in adverse weather conditions

Extract from conditions of service: “The onus for attendance at work rests with the individual. Employees must not assume that payment will be made automatically for days on which they are unable to attend for work. In the event of being prevented from attending work employees must contact their supervisor to advise of the reasons for […]

South Kintyre by-election – guidance for staff

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Argyll and Bute Council is holding a by-election in the South Kintyre ward on Thursday 2nd November 2023. Accordingly the Returning Officer for Argyll and Bute, Pippa Milne, has published the Notice of Election today, Tuesday 19th September. You can find this here. Voters who are registered in the South Kintyre ward area only will […]

Hybrid and Flexible Working

We recognise the numerous benefits of a positive work-life balance for the wellbeing and productivity of our employees and take a flexible-first approach to requests from employees who want to change the way they work. We have incorporated this approach in the Hybrid and Flexible Working Policy and Procedure, which can be found on this page. […]

Flexible working requests – resources for managers

We recognise that flexibility is important to our employees and aim to maximise the flexible options available wherever possible. To do this we rely on individual managers like you to approach these requests with a “how can we make this work?” attitude.  On receipt of a request from an employee, you have 28 days to […]