Nick Clegg and Patrick McLoughlin were accused of playing politics for electoral gain in the North today after they announced the timetable for re-franchising Northern and the Trans Pennine franchises.
Below is an update on the outcome of the referendum on payments for additional duties and out of hours COSS work in CEFA and on the proposed introduction of handheld tablet devices for the use of detailed examinations.
In August 2014 TfL imposed new pay arrangements for Pay Band 1 staff below threshold and in November 2014 they wrote to all PB1 staff, giving you one of two options:
- To remain on the current spine points pay range
- To move across to the new Pay for Performance system
Your Reps met with TfL yesterday to discuss improvements to the P&D process. This meeting has been delayed by TfL since October 2014.
We can report a level of success in persuading TfL of some of the flaws in the P&D review system.