Solving Sickness and Performance Problems

21 March 2023, 09:30 - 11:30

Marlowe PLC, 20 Grosvenor Pl, London SW1X 7HN

Free Employment Law and HR Seminar

Solving Sickness and Performance Problems

21 March 2023, 09:30 - 11:30

Marlowe PLC, 20 Grosvenor Pl, London SW1X 7HN

Join WorkNest’s Employment Law and HR experts to learn about your legal options when handling employee issues concerning sickness absence and performance management.

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A Practical Seminar for Business Owners and HR Professionals

This session aims to help you address employee challenges more quickly, equip you with knowledge of the processes you should follow, and alert you to the risks involved.

We’ll be discussing the following areas:

  • Strengthening your sickness absence framework – essential policies and procedures, robust interventions and handling sensitive situations
  • Managing performance problems – following a fair process, unexpected grievances and dismissals
  • Handling issues concerning employees’ mental or physical health – including implementing reasonable adjustments (and what to do if they can’t be met)

At the end of the session, we’ll be hosting a Q&A to give you an opportunity to put your questions to our experts.

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Meet our hosts

Angela Carter

Legal Director England & Wales, WorkNest

Jane Hallas

Jane Hallas

Head of Team & Solicitor, WorkNest

Peter Grace

Regional Business Director, WorkNest

Helpful information

The nearest train station is Victoria and the nearest tube station is Hyde Park Corner Underground.

hub by Premier Inn London Westminster, St James's Park hotel, 15 Dacre St, London SW1H 0DJ


We aim to arm you with commercially-savvy advice, provide practical knowledge of the processes involved and help you get clued up on relevant UK employment laws, so you can make more informed, confident business decisions.

This event is suitable for business owners and HR managers who are keen to learn about HR best practices and have their most challenging workforce issues answered by our local Employment Law experts.

No, this is a free, informal event. Refreshments are included.

One of the most common HR concerns for employers

Every month, our Employment Law and HR experts answer over 3,500 queries relating to sickness absence and performance management, so we’re well versed on the most common and obscure challenges employers face.

Join us to get your questions answered.

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