Welcome to Human Resources

The HR Services team provides advice, information and professional support to managers and employees on all employment related matters.

The HR Services team provides advice, information and professional support to managers and employees on all employment related matters.  We hope you find our website helpful if however you  do not find the information you require, you can phone us on 01506 28 22 22 or contact the relevant team by emailIf you have any specific feedback on the content or accessibility of information on the site please email hrsupport@westlothian.gov.uk

Monthly Update - May 2019

Mental Health Awareness Week 13-19 May - The council highlights Mental Health Awareness Week with health promotion and relevant training opportunities offered to employees through the Corporate Training Programme.

Pension Re-banding - The council has recently completed the annual review of pension contribution rates for members of the LGPS. You can find information on your individual rate by logging into HR21.  If you do not have access to HR21 your rate will be confirmed in writing.  Further information can be found in the Pensions section of MyToolkit

A range of downloadable forms available from human resources.
Information on the councils employment policies and procedures along with associated guidance, forms and additional resources
Details on what we do and how to get in touch
Information on holidays and forms required to apply for leave
Information on learning and development opportunities for council employees
Information on the councils People Strategy
The Appraisal and Development Review Framework sets out the councils' overall approach to the systematic review of employee performance and development.
HR21 is a secure online system which will allow you to view and update your personal HR information held in the council's HR and Payroll system.
Employee Briefing Scripts (EBS) are designed to assist managers brief their staff on key council employment policies as part of team meetings and 'toolbox talks'.
Search for policies, procedures, guidance and forms.
Information on council pay scales and schedules, details on pensions and employee benefits.