Decision details

Approval of Council's new Workforce Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The adoption of the new Workforce Strategy and associated policies and activities to assist its success are designed to develop and attract a workforce that can meet the current and future needs of our residents.





1)    Agreed the implementation of all elements of the new Workforce Strategy


2)    Approved and agree the allocation of funding in the sum of a one-off investment of £2.118m between now and March 2025 and £640k pa ongoing annual revenue investment


3)    Approved the following policies:


·         Ways of Working

·         Travel Expenses

·         Working from Abroad

·         Recruitment and Selection

·         Organisational Change

·         Redeployment

Report author: Jan Douglas

Publication date: 15/11/2022

Date of decision: 09/11/2022

Decided at meeting: 09/11/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 17/11/2022

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