School closures | Call for firms to offer furlough to working parents

Call for firms to offer furlough to working parents

Following recent closures of schools due to the festive period, the Government has since announced that some schools will not reopen to all students as planned this week.

Due to this ‘last-minute’ decision, the TUC is calling on employers to consider offering furlough to all parents who may be affected by “this series of chaotic statements and last-minute approach”.

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