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Policies and Guidelines

Adoption Leave Guidance Mar 2018

ASC & LCH Policies and Procedures

Our aim is to enable Line Managers from both ASC and LCH to have convenient and easy access to the HR related Policies and Procedures they need to effectively manage their teams.

The full policies are listed alphabetically.

You can get access to  Leeds City Council ASC policies and procedures here.

Please note: With all Policies & Procedures, where there is a local agreement in place please defer to this in the first instance.  In cases of doubt, please refer to your line manager.



Please find some of our key policies and guidelines below:

Adoption Leave Guidance


Alcohol, Drugs and Substance Misuse Policy


Annual Leave Policy


Appeal Policy and Procedures


Appraisal Policy and Procedure


Appraisal Policy and Guidance for consultants, S&S doctors and dentists


Bullying and Harassment Policy


Child Protection Supervision Policy


 Cycle to Work Guidelines


Disciplinary Policy


Display Screen Equipment Policy


Dress and Appearance Policy


 Domestic Violence Policy


Employment Break Scheme


Flexible Working Policy


Freedom to Speak Up Policy (formerly Whistleblowing Policy)


Grievance Policy and Procedure



Incident and Serious Incident Management Policy


Induction Policy

Information Governance Policy


Information Handling Policy


Lone Working Policy


Long Service Award Policy


Maintaining High Professional Standards


Managing Concerns with Performance Policy


Managing Attendance Policy


 Managing Personal Relationships in the Workplace Policy 


Managing Stress in the Workplace Policy


Maternity Leave Guidance


Maternity  Support (Paternity) Leave Guidance


Medical and Dental Job Planning Policy


Mortality Review and Responding to Deaths Policy


Overpayments and Underpayments Policy


Parental Leave Guidance


Patient Experience, Dealing with Compliments, Concerns and Complaints


Pay Protection Policy


Personal and Professional Development Policy 


Professional Registration Policy


Records Management Policy


Remediation, Re-skilling and Rehabilitation Policy for Doctors and Dentists


Recruitment and Selection Policy


Relocation Grants Policy


Redundancy Policy


Safeguarding Annual Report 2016-17


 Safeguarding Children Policy


Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme


Secondment Policy


Smokefree Policy


Social Media Policy and Guidelines


Special Leave Policy


Statutory and Mandatory Training Policy


Travel and Expenses Policy


Temporary Staffing


Work Experience Policy


Working Time Regulations Policy