"How to" guides: The complete list

Our "how to" guides provide practical step-by-step guidance on a range of responsibilities within the HR role.

Absence and attendance

Contracts of employment

Capability, disciplinary and grievance

Data protection

Employee wellbeing

Employment tribunals and dispute resolution


Family-friendly rights and policies

Pregnancy and maternity leave

Paternity leave

Adoption leave

Health and safety

Information and consultation

International workforce

Pay and benefits

Recruitment and retention

Sensitive employment situations

Termination of employment

Trade unions and industrial action

Training and development


Work organisation and working patterns

Working time and time off work