Decision details

People Plan

Decision Maker: Strategy and Resources Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The Committee considered a report proposing the implementation of the People Plan.




1.    That the committee acknowledge the progress made by both sides in arriving at an agreement in principle.


2.    That the elements of the People Plan, as now agreed in principle with Employee Side, be implemented, subject to a positive union ballot and confirmation of a collective agreement.


3.    That implementation should be with effect from 1 April 2016 for those employees in scope working directly for the Council. Implementation for those in scope working in maintained schools and colleges will be September 2016, subject to local governance ratification.


4.    That, if the union ballot is not positive, it be agreed that management is mandated to take action to implement the People Plan as early as possible through alternative contractual variation mechanisms. The content of which would be at the discretion of the Council.

Publication date: 02/10/2015

Date of decision: 28/09/2015

Decided at meeting: 28/09/2015 - Strategy and Resources Committee

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