HR, Talent & Workforce
Chief Executive Appraisals
We provide independent and confidential support for Chief Executives through our annual appraisal offer. Every Chief Executive can access an annual appraisal and review. We work with Council Leaders to support the process of performance review and objective setting.
An Introductory Meeting for all new Chief Executives & Senior Leaders
We can support new members of your Senior Leadership Team as they begin their journey with you. We offer direct support in which we can help to identify bespoke needs and provide tailored solutions to achieve specific goals.
Regional Voice- Responding to National Consultations
As your representative voice for the North West we liaise with and undertake consultation to present the region’s viewpoints to the Local Government Association. This ensures the views and opinions of our membership organisations are central to national bargaining decisions, policy developments and government proposals for legislative change.
Strategic Relationships with Joint Trade Unions
As part of our constitutional role we have a Joint Regional Council as a platform to hold discussions with the Joint Trade Unions on strategic matters of mutual interest and opportunity. We also provide the employers secretary role for the region’s joint conciliation process for local disputes.
Participation in the National Association of Regional Employers
We are part of the National Association of Regional Employers (NARE) which includes representation across each of the English regions, Northern Ireland and Wales. This provides a strong sectoral voice on employer issues and provides a platform for collaborative working.
Expert HR Advice
For those times when you are navigating your most complex HR issues, you can access our expertise for sector specific employment advice.
Andrew Manson, Principal Adviser- Employee Relations & Employment Law, will keep you up to date on the latest advice and guidance through reviews, research and case law.
Monthly HR Webinar
Our monthly HR Webinars provide an informal but detailed look at current and developing HR issues.
They’re a great way to stay informed, share ideas, comment and ask questions.
Regional HR Networks
We work with HR professionals throughout the year by supporting, and contributing to, the regular HR network meetings and providing tailored updates on the latest developments, both nationally and regionally.
Our Offer 2021