C19025 Staff record: exceptional guidance
|Field/Entity||New Guidance||Applicable to||Last Updated|
|Contract.CONFTE||FTE should not be adjusted where a staff member has been furloughed or rejoined the NHS/public health agencies to assist with the pandemic.||E, S, NI, W||15 July 2020|
|Contract.STARTCON||Where the commencement of employment has been delayed due to the pandemic the STARTCON should reflect the date that the staff member began employment, rather than the intended start date.||E, S, NI, W|
Impact on REF2021
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