NICVA Staff Handbook

In response to the high volume or enquiries we get about staff terms and conditions, we have made our NICVA Staff Handbook available for our members and the voluntary and community sector. Please note these are not sample policies but may be used for reference purposes.

You can find out more about HR issues on our HR hub.

General Employment Issues

17 Jun 2013Alex Hastings HRGeneral Employment Issues, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines NICVA’s policy with regards to general employment issues including confidentiality, personnel records, trade union membership and new technology.

Superannuation

1 Jun 2013Alex Hastings HRSalaries, Pensions, NJC Payscales, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines NICVA's policy in relation to salaries and pensions.

Work Life Balance Policy

12 Nov 2012Alex Hastings HRWork Life Balance, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines NICVA’s policy with regard to staff work life balance.

Maternity Leave and Pay Policy

1 Nov 2011Alex Hastings HRWork Life Balance, NICVA Staff Handbook

This policy sets out the rights and responsibilities of NICVA employees who wish to take maternity leave.

Grievance Procedure

29 Sep 2010Alex Hastings HRConduct and discipline, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines NICVA’s policy regarding grievance procedures.

Dignity at Work

5 Jan 2010Alex Hastings HRConduct and discipline, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines NICVA’s policy regarding dignity at work including procedures for dealing with bullying and harrassment.

Road Safety

9 Dec 2009Alex Hastings HRHealth and Safety, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines NICVA’s policy with regards to road safey and driving for work purposes.

Examples of Offences Which Can Lead to Summary Dismissal or Suspension Followed by Dismissal

9 Dec 2009Alex Hastings HRConduct and discipline, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines examples of offences that may lead to suspension or dismissal for NICVA employees.

Harassment in the Workplace

9 Dec 2009Alex Hastings HRConduct and discipline, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines NICVA’s policy regarding harassment in the workplace.

Examples of Offences Attracting Disciplinary Action

13 Nov 2009Alex Hastings HRConduct and discipline, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines examples of offences that may lead to disciplinary action for NICVA employees.