The Grapevine

November issue

  • Customer First accreditation - national recognition for business investment and tourism services
  • The COVID-19 vaccine heads to school this autumn - what should you know?
  • New crematorium to be built in Holderness - Kier Construction awarded building contract
  • Microsoft Teams - records management protocol for staff
  • Equipment testing programme - PAT testing of electrical equipment for remote working staff
  • Safeplace Week - a week of events to promote health and safety at work
I Heard It Through the Grapevine podcast - November edition
  • Lynsey Linton updates us on the People Strategy
  • Interview with Michael Auger of Collabro, star of the Brid Spa panto
  • Look ahead to Sewerby Winter Woodland
  • Elaine Holtby on the staff carers' survey
  • A visit to Beverley Guildhall
  • Flu vaccinations and how to get one
  • Live Well Work Well on men's health month
  • Win a family ticket to the Brid Spa panto

Roadshow News


Virtual roadshows, hosted via Microsoft Teams, are your chance to ask the directors questions and for them to share the council's latest response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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You can either ask your question live on camera, or we'll ask the director on your behalf.

Please complete our virtual roadshow form so we can invite you to appear on camera.

You can also ask questions during the event via the live chat (and remain anonymous if you wish).

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The learning point

We're making changes to improve the opportunities for you to learn and develop while at the council:
All your learning and development opportunities in one place on the intranet
Easier online booking through a new dedicated platform
eLearning and virtual training to support you while you work
A new eLearning platform with more interactive learning
Learning and development

Learning opportunities

Discover more about the wide range of learning opportunities and qualifications available to you

Apprenticeship qualifications

These qualifications are for both new and existing staff and are a great way to learn while you work

Access your eLearning

Already booked your course? Get started or resume your eLearning

Explore and book a course

Choose from a variety of courses, including virtual learning, classroom-based learning and eLearning

Coffee machines now available

The coffee machines at The Point are now available to use again. Cash and card payments are both accepted.

Food purchases from The Point are currently unavailable. However food and drink refreshments can be booked for meetings via our catering requests page.

Recruitment News

Current jobs

Recruiting new staff

Guidance for managers to help you through the recruitment process:

A wide range of recruitment best practice videos
Documents you'll need to attract the right applicants, during the interview and when selecting a candidate
Training and support during the recruitment process

News and announcements

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East Riding Pension Fund

The East Riding Pension offers one of the best pension schemes in England.

Health and wellbeing

Resources, top tips and guidance to manage your health and wellbeing during the new 'normal'.

Staff benefits

Learn about a range of work, health and travel benefits available to you as a council employee, plus discounts from local businesses.

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Vision and Values
Vision and Values

The values and behaviours guide how we work with each other, our partners, residents and communities to achieve the vision.

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Elected Members
Elected Members

Elected members information including ward representatives, key meetings, allowances, and training and development opportunities.

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Corporate Style Guide
Corporate Style Guide

This guide makes sure that we all write and design in a clear and cohesive way that reflects the corporate style and maintains the corporate brand.

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Policies and procedures
Policies and procedures

Search for key council policies, covering everything from human resources to health and safety.

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Strategies and Plans
Strategies and Plans

Find key strategic documents including council service plans and strategies, the council business plan and community plan.

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Recruiting Guidance
Recruiting Guidance

Access a range of guidance documents, training materials, forms and templates to help you before, during and after staff recruitment.

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