Remote Working and Business Continuity Guidance

Latest Update: 12th April 2020 19:22 pm


As government advice is updated on a daily basis, below are a few links to key organisations sharing resources and guidance to assist organisation and business planning

ACAS advice and guidance
Read the latest updates from ACAS on employment from 6th April 2020
Download a template furlough letter from ACAS
View the latest webinar on Covid-19 from ACAS

CIPD advice and guidance
Covid-19 workforce plannner
Covid-19 webinars
CIPD guide to Furlough

Our organisations and communities are adapting very well to keeping people and communities connected through the use of live streaming and webinar platforms. Sadly, as with public events, there is a need to consider the security of these platforms and specifically the potential for antisemitic abuse. 

CST video live stream safety advice
CST have provided guidance for considerations and steps to take to protect people you are working with during live streamed activity

Zoom have also updated a blog with very helpful tips for using a range of their features to ensure only those invited to your online activity participate and for managing any difficult behaviour from participants. These include creating meeting specific IDs, disabling certain chat features, use of the waiting room and has links to a range of short and simple video tutorials. 

Safeguarding guidance during this time from Reshet

27 tools and apps (many free or low cost) that assist with remote working

SAGE guide to remote working and virtual teams

Resources for Online Meetings, Classes, and Events by Facilitators for Pandemic Response group and other collaborators have put together a guide for remote working

The Charities Facilities Management Group have information on Business Continuity Management

beginners guide to online events