Hello my name is ***** ***** I am happy to help you today. How long have you worked there for and why do you think you have been unfairly dismissed?
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : I have been with the company for 12 years and I am a operations manager for 10 of them. I haven't been sacked as yet, but I have Beene suspended on full pay will an investigation is taking place. I have received my suspension letter and one of the statements States that I have come to a state with the company and my employment is untenable, which I read as you will no longer be working with the company.
Ok thanks, ***** ***** the allegation that has led to your suspension?
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : I can forward you the letter which this is stated on so you can see what I mean.
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : Not sure how to attach the letter without abn e-mail address
you can cut and past it on to this thread.
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : I have tried cut and paste and won't allow me, do you want me to write all that is in the letter or can I email to an address, it is a photo of the letter, please advise, thanks, MIke
HI if you could copy what is in the letter that would be great.
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : Dear *****,
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : i write further to my telephone call on Friday afternoon, 10th October, at 14:06 hours and confirm that you are suspended on full basic pay until further notice pending a full investigation. As I explained to you I had intended to advise you of your suspension face to face but decided to telephone you and tell you as you had expressed your frustration at being asked to travel to Willow Farm for a meeting today, 13th October 2014.
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : As as previusly advised, reasons for suspension is due to the following allegations:
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : * that you failed to adhere to the instruction not to visit the shop floor at Rolls-Royce EAst Kilbride site
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : * that you have failed to adhere to the instruction not to communicate with the forklift truck operators at the Rolls-Royce East Kilbride site
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : * that you indicated to a CEVA Superviisor that it would be a good idea to alter fork lift truck operators' shift patterns and that there would approval from senior Rolls-Royce East Kilbride management to do so
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : * that you then instigated a conversation with the forklift truck supervisors regarding the fact that their shifts would be changing
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : * that you behaved in an inappropriate manner towards a female member of staff so that she felt extremely uncomfortable (in the shop floor area wher you were not permitted to be)
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : * that this behaviour has resulted in a complete and irreconcilable breakdown in the workplace relationship at East Kilbride between yourself and the rest of the CEVA team
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : and
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : * that due to the allegations made against you there now exists employment incompatibility and your ongoing employment with the Company is untenable
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : these allegations are extremely serious and such behaviour could constitute Gross Misconduct, resulting in disciplinary action up to and including dismissal.
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : the above allegations will be investigated and you will be contacted once those investigations are complete, at which time you may be required to attend a formal disciplinary hearing.
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : whilest on suspension you should remain contactable at home during your normal working hours, and you may be called in during this time. Please be aware that you must not enter any Rolls-Royce or CEVA Logistics premises without permission of a senior CEVA Manager. During the phone call I also asked you to return your Rolls-Royce Contractor ID badge to East Kilbride's security gate house.
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : you are reminded that your suspension is not in itself a disciplinary measure.
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : yours sincerely
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : Andrew Raybould
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : contract Manager Non-Aftermarket Services
JACUSTOMER-h1mtanfk- : I hope all of the above makes sense, didn't realise every time I pushed "returned" I was sending you each paragraph. Please advise what your thoughts are and where I stand legally and what steps I need to be taking, many thanks Mike.