Coronavirus Hub

Up-to-date advice and guidance for employers

Reality HR’s experienced team have kept employers informed throughout the pandemic. As the virus continues to have a huge impact on our working lives, our dedicated hub provides the latest advice along with factsheets and downloadable guides.

We also have a wealth of free REBALANCE resources which are designed to help your business adapt to new ways of working and bespoke toolkits which include support from one of our HR Consultants. Full pricing and information can be found on the links below.

If you would like the team to help interpret guidance for your business, contact us.


Join us for an online training session on February 24th from 10am to 12pm

This session is focused on supporting employee wellbeing and will cover:

  • Mental Health Awareness for managers
  • Tips for opening conversations about Mental Health and signposting further help
  • Advice on good workplace practices to support wellbeing and help develop resilience
  • Open discussion – the opportunity to bring in questions for discussion and answers

Book your first delegate for £75. Additional delegates will be charged at £50 per person. Book your place today by emailing or calling 01256 328428.

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Coronavirus HR Factsheets and Downloadables

Essential free information to guide you through HR challenges that arise due to Coronavirus.

Coronavirus National Lockdown 2021 – supporting your employees factsheet

This factsheet highlights frequently asked questions and guidance around moving to remote working, supporting employees who are shielding or now have children at home, flexible working considerations, and employee wellbeing.

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Furlough Factsheet

This factsheet covers the latest information on the furlough scheme due to run until the end of March 2021.

Updated January 2021.

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Holidays and Annual Leave Factsheet

This factsheet includes information on managing holiday requests and holiday during furlough.

Updated January 2021.

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Flexible Working Request Factsheet

This factsheet provides the information you need to respond to a request for flexible working.

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Test and Trace Factsheet

This factsheet covers all you need to know about the Test and Trace service.

Updated January 2021.

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Coronavirus Workplace Checklist

This checklist covers some of the considerations you will want to ensure you have covered off before staff can return to the workplace.

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Managing a Team of Remote Workers

This guide will help you build the necessary strong foundations and skilled line managers to ensure homeworking is productive, effective and collaborative.

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Working from Home

Here are some essential homeworking tips from our team based on what we’ve learned along the way.

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Rebalance – our survey about the future of work (October 2020)

We took a snapshot survey of employers about their plans for workplace, remote and blended working after the pandemic – and some common themes emerged.

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Coronavirus HR Toolkits

Our toolkits are comprehensive, affordable packages which include policies, guidance and templates tailored to your business by our HR experts.

Redundancy Toolkit

We are offering a new redundancy toolkit to provide step by step, easy guidance for managers. The toolkit includes an hour’s support from one of our HR Consultants who will introduce the toolkit and answer any of your questions.

Download full details here.

Homeworking: HR Essentials Toolkit

The pandemic effectively imposed a Working from Home Trial on many businesses and we are pleased to offer you a bespoke package of guidance to help you plan for the future of homeworking and flexible working.

Find full details here.

Rebalance – New Ways of Working Toolkit

Right now, you may be facing a new challenge as you navigate returning your teams to the workplace, continue supporting remote working or adopting a blended approach. This Toolkit is a comprehensive package of tailored guidance, policies and templates that will help you and your people adapt to this changed way of working.

Download full details here.

Get in touch with any HR concerns or questions

Have your concerns answered by a HR Consultant. We will respond to your query within 24 hours. No obligation.

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