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Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Other
Description:
The Scottish Government and COSLA have been working closely with Local Government and partners from across the waste industry through our Waste and Resources Sector Forum to identify pressures that have arisen as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak and to ensure resilience across the sector.
27 May 2020
COVID-19 Bulletin 26 May 2020
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Other
Description:
Weekly briefing for elected members covering issues related to COVID-19.
27 May 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Reopening and Managing Household Waste Recycling Centres
Topic:
Environment and Economy
Category:
Other
Description:
The Scottish Government and COSLA have been working closely with Local Government and partners from across the waste industry through our Waste and Resources Sector Forum to identify pressures that have arisen as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak and to ensure resilience across the sector.
27 May 2020
Family Leave Guidance for Councils
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Other
Description:
The Family Leave Guidance outlined below was endorsed by Council Leaders in September 2019 for circulation to Scottish Councils for adoption on a voluntary basis. Subsequently guidance was updated in April 2020 to reflect amendments to the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973.
25 May 2020
Principles for Social Care Sustainability Payments
Topic:
Health and Social Care
Category:
Other
Description:
National principles for sustainability payments to social care providers during COVID-19.
21 May 2020
Guidance for Agency Workers during COVID-19
Topic:
Employers
Category:
Other
Description:
This guidance is provided to Councils in relation to agency workers whose assignments have been disrupted by the response to COVID-19. It addresses concerns regarding agency workers continuing to attend a Council workplace whilst ill with COVID-19 or when they should be self-isolating, if they would not otherwise be paid.
20 May 2020
COSLA and Scottish Government Covid-19 VAWG Supplementary Guidance for Local Authorities
Topic:
Communities
Category:
Other
Description:
The COVID-19 pandemic, and the measures now in place to control the spread are no excuse for the perpetration of violence against women and girls (VAWG). However, they may create an environment whereby the risks to women, children and young people suffering or recovering from domestic abuse and other forms of VAWG are heightened in local communities across Scotland.
19 May 2020
COVID-19 Bulletin 19 May 2020
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Other
Description:
Weekly briefing for elected members covering issues related to COVID-19.
19 May 2020
COSLA and Scottish Government Covid-19 VAWG Supplementary Guidance for Local Authorities - Executive Summary
Topic:
Communities
Category:
Other
Description:
The COVID-19 pandemic, and the measures now in place to control the spread are no excuse for the perpetration of violence against women and girls (VAWG). However, they may create an environment whereby the risks to women, children and young people suffering or recovering from domestic abuse and other forms of VAWG are heightened in local communities across Scotland.
19 May 2020
COVID-19 Bulletin 13 May 2020
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Other
Description:
Weekly briefing for elected members covering issues related to COVID-19.
13 May 2020
Charges Applying to Social Care Support for People at Home
Topic:
Health and Social Care
Category:
Other
07 May 2020
COVID-19 Bulletin for Councillors 6 May 2020
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Other
Description:
Weekly briefing for elected members covering issues related to Covid-19.
06 May 2020
COVID-19 Recruitment Portal for Social Care - Local Government Process
Topic:
Health and Social Care
Category:
Other
Description:
PDF showing the Local Government process that has been developed by the myjobscotland team to link with the SSSC COVID 19 recruitment portal for social care. This will ensure that recruitment into social care positions in councils links in with existing TalentLink systems to ensure candidates can be employed quickly.
01 May 2020
COVID-19 Bulletin for Councillors 28 April 2020
Topic:
Corporate
Category:
Other
Description:
Weekly briefing for elected members covering issues related to Covid-19.
29 Apr 2020