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Employing and managing staff

Guides and overviews

This set of government guides to employing people provide a really clear overview of the legal issues to consider when employing staff.

The You and Your Team section of KnowHow NonProfit is an accessible and easily navigable first port of call.

VolResource’s People section is packed with useful information and has a huge range of links to other support organisations, guides and resources.

NCVO’s Workforce page contains a collection of guides and courses; not everything there is free but NCVO members can get a 30% discount on training and publications.

HM Revenue and Customs Resources for Employers helps you understand tax and National Insurance.

The widely-used NJC payscales can help you set levels of pay .

ACAS have a wealth of useful information as well as running an advice line. The tools and resources section of their website is a good place to start.

LVSC’s PEACe service offers a range of downloadable guides and templates. Start in their employment essentials section and use the menu on the left to navigate.

Support and regulatory organisations