• COVID-19 Recovery

    The Scottish Government is still on track to lift all restrictions by 9th August 2021. Whilst this will allow us much greater freedoms in our personal and social lives, as a responsible employer North Lanarkshire Council are keen to continue with some restrictions to keep all our staff safe and…

  • £400 payment for Teachers

    On 8 December 2020, in acknowledgement of the additional workload of national qualifications assessment in the absence of 2021 exams, John Swinney, the former Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, announced an exceptional one-off payment for teachers and lecturers to support delivery of the Alternative Certification Model (ACM) that is…

  • Shielding – Easing of level 4 restrictions

    From 26 April 2021, the Scottish Government expect that people on the shielding list who are currently at Level 4 will be able to return to the workplace, if they cannot work from home. This is because, from this date, all areas currently in Level 4 should move down to…

  • Festive closures

    As part of a collective agreement in April 2012, the Council agreed to the closure of a number of council offices and other premises on the working days between Christmas and New Year.  Employees employed in these establishments are required to allocate 3 annual leave days to the festive closure,…

  • Support for the NHS

    Your NHS needs you! Support the NHS NHS Scotland has asked the council for help to fill a number of temporary roles that will help break the chain of transmission of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in our communities. These roles would be undertaken on top of your current NLC role, so is…

  • Home Working – Manager guidance

    If you have employees in your teams categorised as Hybrid Workers, you will know that their base will be home and they will spend some of their time at home. If you have employees who are categorised as Agile Worker – Site Based, they may occasionally work from home. Therefore…

  • Flu Vaccine Programme 2021

    Update for School/Nursery staff and Eligible Health & Social Care Staff Online Flu Vaccination Portal From the 27th October the following categories of staff can book a flu vaccine through Flu vaccination for key workers | NHS inform Staff eligible to use this portal are: ·         Primary Teachers ·         Secondary…

  • First Aid

    Due to the covid 19 situation guidance reflecting what managers should do to ensure first aid provision within their property is available below.

  • Payment Information for Temporary Teachers

    Temporay Supply Teachers – 1 year fixed term contract (payrun 0410MO) For teachers who were appointed to a 1 year, fixed term temporary contract from the start of the 2020/21 session, following discussion with the Joint Teacher Trade Unions, arrangements have been made to allow an automatic payment each month…

  • Home Working Guidance

    If you are categorised as a Hybrid Worker, your base will be home and you will spend the majority of your time at home. If you are an Agile Worker – Site Based, you may occasionally work from home. Therefore it is important that your home is appropriately set up…