Staff Updates

Chief Executive’s Briefing: 06.04.20

Chief Executive’s Briefing: 30.03.20

Chief Executive’s Briefing: 23.03.20

As you are aware the situation with the Novel Coronavirus is continually changing.  As an organisation we are actively monitoring the situation and are corresponding with all relevant regulatory authorities, which will inform any further actions required.

Please read this staff memo with important information.

Staff Memo Issue 1 Coronavirus
Staff Memo Issue 2 Coronavirus FAQs
Staff Memo Issue 3 Coronavirus
Staff Memo Issue 4 Coronavirus
Staff Memo Issue 5 Coronavirus
Staff Memo Issue 6 Coronavirus
Staff Memo Issue 7 Coronavirus

Looking after your Mental Health During COVID-19
For advice given by the World Health Organisation on mental health and coping during COVID-19. Click Here

In Northern Ireland, the response is coordinated by the Public Health Agency (PHA) working under the Department of Health.  This coordination is currently operational, including preparations in the local Health & Social Care Trusts, and PHA are providing focused advice to relevant organisations.

The PHA are issuing general advice available on the following links:

Public Health Agency

Common questions about the virus

Travel advice

Please find attached communications guidelines regarding General Advice and Hand Washing Techniques. As further information becomes available staff will be kept updated via the Intranet, email updates and line management communications, as and when available.

However, it is important to remember our main message is:

If you have concerns following any recent travel you or your family may have undertaken, please review the links above.

Inspire Workplaces – support services for staff

‘Inspire Workplaces’ delivers a range of mental health, learning/intellectual disability, autism, addiction and workplace wellbeing services to Council. They are here to help and support staff through this uncertain time.

You now access their services online through this link

You will find instructions on how to set up your profile here Inspire Workplaces Hub Getting Started Armagh Banbridge Craigavon District Council

Staff Health & Wellbeing