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Skills and Workforce Hub (Coronavirus guidance)

Service recovery planning (Coronavirus guidance)

Social distancing at work (Coronavirus guidance)

Social distancing in offices and depots (Social distancing at work)

Social distancing toolkit (Coronavirus guidance)

Social Distancing Toolkit for schools (Coronavirus guidance)

As the Council re-starts its services during the Coronavirus pandemic, it is vital that members of the public, customers and staff are confident that we are delivering services in a safe and responsible manner. By law we are required to maintain, wherever possible, 2m distance in the work place and...

Safe working practices during Covid-19 (Coronavirus guidance)

All Government guidance and legislation will be continuously reviewed to ensure that Carmarthenshire County Council is implementing all reasonable steps to maximise the safety of all employees and members of public throughout its operations.  All employees will need to ensure that safe working prac...

Strategic Objectives / Principles (Agile working)

Staff induction (Working for us)

Signs, leaflets, forms etc. (Working bilingually)

Sound clips (Working bilingually)

Suspension (Employee relations)

Supporting Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Staff (Equality & Diversity)

Sickness Absence (FAQs: Employees)

Shared Parental Leave (FAQs: Employees)

Sickness Absence (FAQs: Managers)

Shared Parental Leave (FAQs: Managers)

Secondment (Jobs & Careers)

Severance (Leaving the council)

We are committed to working with you and your recognised Trade Unions to reduce the impact of budget reductions on our services and workforce.  However, over the coming years Local Government faces a difficult economic future which could result in significant budget reduction.  This will inevitably...

Sickness absence (HR)

Shared Parental Leave (Time off work)

Supporting Care Services during Covid - 19 (Learning and Development)

If you have been asked to work for a front-line care service, you will need to familiarise yourself with the learning clips or web-links and you will also need to complete the on line e-learning if applicable within each section below. You will be required to watch the training cour...

Safeguarding (Supporting Care Services during Covid - 19)

You will need to log in here to complete this e-learning. Please see below a selection of resources that you may find useful once you are in your temporary role:...

Supporting Critical Services during COVID - 19 (Learning and Development)

Thank you for offering to help people during Covid 19. Depending on which role you have been allocated, please click on one of the sections below to complete the required training to support you:...

Social Distancing (Supporting Critical Services during COVID - 19)

As of the 7th of April 2020, Welsh Government introduced a legal requirement that all employers must ensure that we put in place reasonable measures so that our staff can maintain a physical distance of 2 metres in the workplace. Simply put, it means that people stay far enough away from each other...

Social Care Wales Workforce Development Programme [SCWWDP] (Learning and Development)

The Social Care Wales Workforce Development Programme [SCWWDP] is funded by the Welsh Government and managed by Social Care Wales. Carmarthenshire works in partnership with Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion Councils to manage and deliver an annual plan aimed at meeting national, local and regional priori...

Safeguarding (Social Care Wales Workforce Development Programme [SCWWDP])

Social Work Best Practice (Social Care Wales Workforce Development Programme [SCWWDP])

Stress and Mental Health (Occupational Health)

Stress (Stress and Mental Health)

Support Agency Quick Links (Stress and Mental Health)

Talking through your problems is one of the key ways to tackle stress. Whether your stress is work related or non work related, not managing the symptoms can mean that both areas of your life are affected.  If you feel that you need support speak to your manager, your GP or speak to someone you fee...

Smoking (Health & Safety)

We prohibit smoking and the use of E-cigarettes in all enclosed and substantially enclosed workplaces and premises owned or occupied by us, premises used to provide any services or activities, in all enclosed and substantially enclosed vehicles used for work purposes and within the grounds of all ou...

Senior ICT Contacts (IT Support)

Skype for Business (IT Support)

Skype can help us all be more productive, with tools and features to find and connect easily with people across different locations. Skype has been set to start automatically when we log on to our devices so others can connect with us easily. Skype can be used to interact with one another but it can...

Setting Up a Virtual Meeting (Skype for Business)

You can use your Outlook calendar to schedule Skype for Business (SfB) virtual meetings. Meetings can be scheduled with internal and external contacts. Virtual meetings of this kind can save time and travel costs, and in many cases be just as beneficial as meeting in person. We recommend you watch...

Setting Up your Mobile Device (Skype for Business)

The Skype for Business (SfB) mobile app on your work iPhone or iPad will allow you access to SfB anywhere you have internet access. You will be able to access most of the functionality of Skype for Business (Instant Messaging, video and audio chat, location and availability etc.) while on the move....

Strategies & Plans (Our People)

Systems (Financial Management System - U4BW)

The Systems department deals with the general administration and maintenance of the system. Responsibilities include; Journal, budget and virement uploads Username and password queries Setting up of new users Create and administer workflows upon request First point of contact for access issue...

St Davids Park (Carmarthen)

St Clears (Meeting Rooms)

In St Clears we have meeting/training rooms in the Griffiths Jones Training Centre, Leisure Centre and The Gate. Browse through our meeting rooms in each location for further information on capacity and facilities. How to book a room Room bookings are managed using Outlook, you can check availabil...

St Clears Leisure Centre (St Clears)

Step by step guide (Meeting Rooms)

Checking availability of a room If you wish to know when a meeting room is free before organising a meeting you can easily open its calendar from Outlook’s calendar view. Step 1 Go into your own calendar – best to open it in a new Window and ensure you are in calendar view. Step 2 Click on Ho...

Staff car parks (Travel & Parking)

We have staff car parks in Carmarthen, Llanelli, Llandeilo, Ammanford and the Nantglas depot in Cross Hands. Some are limited to members only and allocated to staff based at the offices. Arrangement for visitors (both staff and the public) vary for each car park. We recommend that visitors are advi...

Safety guidance (Travel & Parking)

School minibuses (Travel & Parking)

Staff Pool Bike Scheme (Travel & Parking)

Step by step guide (Procurement guidance)

Please follow the steps below to find the correct procurement pathway for your purchase. Step 1 – Is there a Corporate Contract / Existing Framework? First things first, you will need to check if your need can be met from one of the Council’s corporate contracts or frameworks. These arrangements h...

Sustainability and Community Benefits (Procurement guidance)

Community Benefits We are committed to contributing to the social, economic and environmental well-being of the wider community and Procurement is a key driver for assisting us in achieving our sustainable commitments. With this aim in mind we are committed to asking tenderers to deliver Community...

Staff surveys (Our People)

From being able to give your views on different aspects of working for the authority to finding out what has happened after you've had your say - this page will have all the answers! To date staff have been asked to give their views on themes such as communication and wellbeing– results of these wi...

Supporting causes (Our People)

We would love to hear what you are doing to support a charity or cause close to your heart.If you are fundraising and would like to be our ‘Charity Champion’ of the month let us know by emailing rhmevans@carmarthenshire.gov.uk   Name: Mathew Davies Department: Education Services – Inclusion Depar...