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Coronavirus (COVID-19) impact - HR FAQs


Last updated: 5 November 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has had a massive impact on people's working lives.  The information below provides answers to some of the common HR questions that have arisen due to the impact of COVID-19. The FAQs are grouped under the following headings:

If you have a question that you can't find an answer to in the FAQs below please contact Ask HR.

*See the Absence Summary Document for a quick overview of what action you need to take if you're having to self-isolate, sheild etc.

Further information and support

General information and guidance: University's Coronavirus (COVID-19) webpage

Information on Furlough: HR's Furlough (Coronavirus Employment Protection Scheme) webpage

IT support for remote working: iSolutions Away from Campus webpage

Working from home, wellbeing and mental health: Health and Wellbeing's Coronavirus (COVID-19) Sharepoint site or their helpline (+44 (0)23 8059 9000  Monday – Friday, 08:00 – 17:00)

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