Polly Jones is a Professional Support Lawyer in the Employment team.
Polly specialises in all areas of contentious and non-contentious employment law including discrimination, family rights, redundancy and unfair dismissal. She acts for Claimants and Respondents and also offers HR and employment corporate support.
- Advising in relation to the new apprenticeship regime. Advice included the new apprenticeship levy which came into force in April 2017; how employers can take advantage of the scheme, performance management and termination
- Advising in relation to social media and the work place; the importance of a comprehensive social media policy and disciplinary proceedings when this is not adhered to
- Advising in relation to part-time discrimination of workers who were paid 50% of a full time salary, but who worked more than 50% of a full-time workers shift pattern.