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Find out more about ACAS

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The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) are an organisation who aim to improve working life through better employment relations, by helping employers and employees to solve problems and work together effectively.

We are offering the opportunity to attend a discovery session to find out more about the role of ACAS in the workplace.

The session will give an overview of the number of different services that ACAS offer as an organisation. These include:

  • Individual & Collective Conciliation - how the organisation helps parties in dispute to reach or make progress towards agreed settlements.
  • Mediation – ways in which ACAS offers trained mediators to facilitate the resolution of workplace disputes.
  • Good Practice Services – how ACAS can advise organisations and train managers in  effective people management and employment relations
  • Helpline – how their Helpline offers independent, impartial, confidential and practical advice to all parties in the workplace.

When: 25th November 2016

Where: Conference rooms 6 & 7, 2 Rivergate, Temple Quay, Bristol, BS1 6HA

Time: 11:00 to 13:00

Discovery sessions are learning events that can count towards your 5 a year learning and development days. Book online here in order to secure your place. If you experience any system problems when reserving your space for this event please contact Danielle Eyre to advise.

Please note that you will need to seek authorisation from your line manager in order to attend this event.  Any travel and subsistence costs must be met by your home department and lunch wont be provided.

Civil Service Local is committed to ensuring that wherever possible our events are accessible to all participants. If you have any specific requirements that will enable you to fully participate, please contact me and we will endeavour to make any reasonable adjustments.