This page is based on the redundancy toolkit created by the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership
The toolkit includes links to information, advice and support for both employers and employees in Rutland facing redundancy situations.
Jobcentre Plus offer a free Rapid Response Service.
You do not need to have already made redundancies or be making large scale redundancies to use this service.
You can also:
Webpages for supporting employers making redundancies
These employer help websites offer advice to help businesses with the challenges associated with COVID-19:
Policies and procedures
Find advice about the procedures you need to follow when making redundancies and what rights your employees have.
Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce HR Support Forum
If you run a small business, the HR Support Forum can support you with HR guidance during this period of uncertainty.
The forum works with well known recruitment and HR focused organisations and provides free advice and support on a range of HR topics.
Federation of Small Businesses
The Federation offers members access to a number of employment protection services, including an employment advice helpline where you can discuss issues with qualified lawyers.
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) advice
This DWP website is dedicated to supporting jobseekers, where you can search for jobs and get advice.
Find a job
Visit Government's free 'Find a job' service
Universal Credit Support
You can get help and information on how to claim Universal Credit from Citizens Advice:
Visit the Citizens Advice website
Call: 0800 144 8 444 - calls are free, lines open 8am-6pm, Monday to Friday
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has produced redundancy support factsheets:
Whether you're an experienced entrepreneur or a graduate with a great idea, you can find out about the wide range of support available for start-up businesses on the Business Lincolnshire website.
This is a difficult time for employees and employees affected by the COVID pandemic.
There are a number of sources of support for everyone who needs it.