Covid-19 - human resources

Key Resources

Below you will find any guidance and resources which NYHR have produced for schools around the management and employment implications of the Coronavirus.   This will be kept under review and updated as the situation and national guidance develops.


Full Covid-19 Guidance Documents for School Leaders Last updated
Staffing Guidance & FAQ's for Schools 11/05/2021


Supporting Covid-19 Guidance for School Leaders Last updated
Self Isolation & Quarantine 14/12/2020
Staff with Special Circumstances 25/03/2021
Individual Risk Assessment Guidance for Schools 18/01/2021
Supply and Agency Staff 11/05/2020
Recruitment & Induction for Schools 09/09/2020
Furlough Guidance & FAQ's 05/03/2021
Staff Absence Board 2020/21  
Staff Testing for Covid-19 23/09/2020
Lateral Flow Testing: Workforce Information Pack 06/01/2021


Other Resources for School Leaders Last updated
NYHR Constructive Conversations to Support Covid-19 18/05/2020
Individual Risk Assessment Template for Schools 25/03/2021
Home Working Risk Assessment 05/08/2020
Furlough Claim Form - Round 2 24/02/2021
Appendix A - Letter to start furlough 05/01/2021
Appendix C - Letter to extend furlough 05/01/2021
Appendix D - Letter to end furlough 12/11/2020
NEOST Staff Wellbeing Guide   


Staff Resources Last updated
FAQ's for Staff  14/12/2020
#askSAL Leaflet for Staff - PDF Version - Staff Advice Line to support staff with any life challenges they may be facing during this pandemic  
#askSAL Leaflet for Staff - Word Version  
Working from Home - top tips  
Helping Your Community  
NEOST Staff Wellbeing Guide