Direct Response Employment Services Blog - March 2020

  • Business as Usual

    Posted on Thursday, March 19, 2020 by Diane MillsNo comments

    With all the uncertainty, which is currently sweeping across the UK, here at Direct Response Employment Services we wanted to let you know we are open and for us its business as usual. As the country is slowing down and taking necessary precautions to protect the nation against the pandemic which is currently affecting everyday lives and has had a crucial impact on employment. Employees are being ...

  • EU Settlement Scheme

    Posted on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 by Klaudia StybulkowskaNo comments

    On 31 January 2020 at 11pm, the United Kingdom left the European Union and entered a transition period, due to end on 31 December 2020. During this transition period, Europeans can continue to live and work in the UK and are entitled to freedom of movement right as they did before Brexit. That said, EU citizens and their family members who wish to remain living in the UK after 31 December 2020 ...

  • National and Minimum Wage Increases: What you need to know!

    Posted on Thursday, March 5, 2020 by Vicky RehmanNo comments

    With the National Living Wage and National Minimum wages being increased this week, we have set out the increases below and a few easy mistakes which employers often don’t take into consideration when thinking about the minimum wage. The National Living Wage: The National Living Wage came into effect in 2016, providing legislation for employers to pay anyone over the age of 25 years and above a ...