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Lexcel People Management Toolkit 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9781907698750
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781853289170
Published: October 2015
Publisher: Law Society Publishing
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback & CD-ROM
Price: £49.95

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Having the appropriate people management policies and procedures in place makes a real difference to the effectiveness and efficiency of your staff recruitment and retention. It is extremely important for both your employees development and the management of staff departures.

Lexcel People Management Toolkit, 2nd Edition is the essential guide to this area. It has been fully updated to Lexcel Version 5 throughout and new to this edition are:

  • assimilation of the 2011 Code of Conduct
  • amended throughout to reflect the changes as a result of policy and case law
  • new section on health and safety
  • new section on temporary workers.
This practical toolkit contains templates to help you with staff planning in line with your business needs and will help you to achieve best practice, with or without full Lexcel accreditation.

All of the documents, which can be easily adapted for your own use, are provided on the book's accompanying free CD-ROM.

Legal Practice Management
1. People planning
2. Learning and development plan
3. Person specifications and job descriptions
4. Recruitment and selection
5. Induction
6. Health and safety
7. Exit interviews and leavers
8. Learning and development policy
9. Performance reviews
10. Alternative working arrangements
11. Whistle blowing policy

Appendix 1: People planning
Appendix 2: Labour turnover and retention analysis
Appendix 3: Learning and development policy and plan
Appendix 4: Training request form
Appendix 5: Training evaluation form
Appendix 6: Personal development plan
Appendix 7: Person specification
Appendix 8A: Job description
Appendix 8B: Example job description (Partner/Head of Legal)
Appendix 8C: Example job description (Legal Secretary)
Appendix 8D: Example job description (Solicitor)
Appendix 9: Induction policy and checklist
Appendix 10: Terms and conditions of employment
Appendix 11: Performance review
Appendix 12: Sample exit interview questions
Appendix 13: Sample whistle blowing policy.

Series: Practice Management Standards

Lexcel Financial Management and Business Planning Toolkit 2nd ed ISBN 9781784460624
Published October 2016
Law Society Publishing
Lexcel Client Care Toolkit 3rd ed ISBN 9781784460402
Published October 2015
Law Society Publishing
Lexcel Information Management Toolkit 2nd ed ISBN 9781907698767
Published December 2013
Law Society Publishing
Lexcel Small Practice Toolkit ISBN 9781907698422
Published June 2013
Law Society Publishing
Lexcel Risk Management Toolkit 2nd ed ISBN 9781907698637
Published December 2012
Law Society Publishing
Conveyancing Quality Scheme Toolkit 2nd ed ISBN 9781907698361
Published May 2012
Law Society Publishing
Lexcel Financial Management & Business Planning Toolkit ISBN 9781853287466
Published August 2011
Law Society Publishing
Lexcel Client Care Toolkit 2nd ed ISBN 9781907698101
Published May 2011
Law Society Publishing
Out of print
Lexcel Business Continuity Planning Toolkit ISBN 9781853287510
Published May 2011
Law Society Publishing
Lexcel Office Procedures Manual: Practice Management Standards 4th ed
Edited by: Matthew Moore
ISBN 9781853286735
Published November 2007
Law Society Publishing
Out of print