This weeks Blog is about………………………..GDPR!

This weeks Blog is about………………………..GDPR!

So 25th May 2018 has finally been and gone and all our efforts to ensure that all personal data and information is kept secure and safe has been undertaken. The burning question is what now? How do we continue to remain compliant with EU Law and the even bigger...
How To Recruit Staff – Part 2 – Sifting Through CVs

How To Recruit Staff – Part 2 – Sifting Through CVs

Check out Part 1 – Job Adverts HERE. After you’ve put up your job advert and you’ve received a suitable number of applications, you will need to sieve through the applicants to choose who to interview. This could be a difficult process as there may be a...
The Employment Law Changes 2017 You Need To Know About

The Employment Law Changes 2017 You Need To Know About

Here’s a quick rundown of the employment changes coming around next month that you need to know about. National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage Rate Changes The national minimum wage rises in April 2017: For workers aged at least 21 but under 25 –...
How to Write An Employment Contract

How to Write An Employment Contract

Importance of Employment Contracts Westcountry HR Devon Did you know? All employees have a contract of employment with their employer, whether it’s written or not. Once an applicant unconditionally and clearly accepts your offer of a job, a contract of...
How to Create A Job Advert – Part 1 – Job Adverts

How to Create A Job Advert – Part 1 – Job Adverts

It’s not ‘just‘ a job advert… Spending time creating a job advert is often underestimated – but it’s actually very important. After all, this will be someone who’s going to represent you and your company. There are a few reasons why it’s...
What do Westcountry HR do?

What do Westcountry HR do?

We are often asked: What is HR? What does an HR Consultant do? Why would I need an HR Consultant? So, I thought I’d tell you a little about what we do here at Westcountry HR. HR stands for Human Resources which, most simply, is ‘the department of a business or...