Policies and Procedures

Policies and Procedures


When all new staff members join DSU, a comprehenseive induction takes place to provide an overview of the organisation and to introduce the policies and procedures which govern the employment relationship.  This is provided so all staff have the information they need relating to their employment.  Staff should be given the opportunity to understand the type of organisation they are being employed by and also the policies and procedures we implement and expect our staff to buy into.  

Below is a list of all of our current Policies and Procedures:-

Adverse Weather Conditions

Annual Leave Entitlement

Anti Harassment and Bullying Policy

Anti-Bribery Policy

Code of Conduct - Officer Specific

Data Protection Policy

Disciplinary Procedure

Disciplinary Procedure for Members - Officer Specific

Equality and Diversity Policy

Financial Procedures

Flexible Working Policy (Departmental)

Flexible Working Policy (Statutory)

Gifts and Hospitality Policy

Grievance Procedure

Health and Safety Policy

Learning and Development

Managing Change, Restructure and Redundancy Policy

Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Leave Policy

Ordinary Parental Leave Policy


Probation Policy

Recruitment and Selection

Requesting a Sabbatical Procedure

Sickness Absence Policy

Social Media Policy

Special Leave Policy

Volunteering Policy

Whistleblowing Policy

If you have any queries or would like to know more details in relation to any of the above, please liaise with either your line manager of a member of the POD team.