NEREO Equal Pay Conference, 22nd September 2009

Ways HR Consulting’s Head of Practice, Paul Robertson, will speak at the 3rd annual North East Regional Employers Organisation (NEREO) Equal Pay Conference.

The conference – What’s happening, and where are we going? – is organised in conjunction with the PPMA and takes place on 22nd September at The Sage in Gateshead. Delegate places cost £125 per person.  

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Next steps for Equal Value Pay and Job Family Modelling

In this session, Paul will share his experience of working with large local authorities to implement equal value pay through a Job Family Modellingapproach, but also examine the options for local authorities now completing equal pay reviews.

Paul will draw on current work with a council who are introducing Job Families, following a lengthy formal job evaluation process, to achieve wider organisational benefits.

Also speaking on the day will be:

  • Mick Brodie, Director, NEREO – An Overview of Developments
  • Brian Strutton, National Secretary, Public Services Section, GMB –  ’A Trade Union Perspective’
  • Seamus Sweeney, Barrister – Equal Pay Case Update : What are the Implications for Local Authorities

The event will also feature Case Studies from:

  • Sunderland City Council – John Rawling, Deputy Director of HR & OD
  • Birmingham City Council – Bill Fletcher
  • Sheffield City Council – TBC
  • Middlesbrough Council – Linda Maughan, Head of HR

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