Our Modern Workplace Project Update – March 2024

Our modern workspace

The Our Modern Workspace Project was introduced in 2021, and since then, huge changes have taken place – not only where we work, but also in the way we work. Our new Flexible Working Policy allows us to work in a way that benefits employees, and allows us to provide services that meet the requirements […]

Start planning for retirement – online course

Image shows a notebook open with the words retirement plan above a bar chart. On the desk is also a calculator and coloured pencils

Are your retirement savings on track? Do you know how much income your pension savings may provide? And have you thought about how much income you might need when you retire? Financial education specialists Affinity Connect would like to invite you to attend an interactive online course. Dates available are: Course Dates Times Pension Scheme […]

Creditors Christmas Note

Christmas tree

It is the Creditors section intention to have a “pay all” payment run on Wednesday 20th December 2023, which should ensure that all payments are received by our suppliers prior to Christmas. This will be the final pay run for 2023. To guarantee payment in this run, departments are requested to ensure that any non-Pecos, […]

Mandatory Training

Checklist

We all need to make sure we comply with current policies and legislation in order to deliver services efficiently.  This means keeping up to date with training when required. Mandatory training Training for everyone There are certain courses we all need to complete: Argyll and Bute Council employee induction Complaints handling procedure Data protection training […]