Franchise News

With effect from April 2025, employees will qualify for 12 weeks of leave if their child is receiving neonatal care.

Richard Bignell, BA, MCIPD, has hit the ground running in his new role as Area Director for West Sussex at ourHRpeople. Based in Haywards Heath, he joins ourHRpeople after working in human resources for 23 years.  Richard started his career working in logistics for GEFCO UK (a wholly owned subsidiary of

Welcome to Issue 26 of the ourHRpeople Newsletter, now hosted on our website. This month we are covering: Embracing Compassion –the key to successful HR change projects Holiday pay for irregular  and part-year workers –  starts April 2024 If you would like to be added the the ourHRpeople mailing list, please email

Andy Hover, FCMI, MA, PGDip, Assoc CIPD, has hit the ground running in his new role as Area Director for Dorset at ourHRpeople. Based in Ringwood, Hampshire, he joins ourHRpeople after working in human resources for 28 years. For the last 18 years he has worked within Biotechnology and Chemical sector

Jacqui Woodhouse, Franchise Partner in Cheshire, completed her first 18 months recently, so we thought it was a good time to ask her to sum up her experience with ourHRpeople: Please tell me about your role with ourHRpeople? I am a Director running my own HR Consultancy and Executive Coaching business

Please welcome our newest Franchise Partner, who joined us in June 2023. Due to the current employment continuing for a while, we are not currently able to reveal who this is. Needless to say, we will announce their business launch as soon as we are able to.

Jackie Hudson ourhrpeople franchisee

Jackie Hudson, Franchise Parter Hampshire East, joined ourHRpeople in 2020 as our first Franchise Partner – and using our tools, techniques, Resource Library, and ongoing support, together with her drive, persistence, high level of professionalism...

We are thrilled to anounce they we have won two awards in the QFA Virtual Franchising Awards 2022! OurHRpeople has been awarded bronze in the New Franchisor of the Year category, and franchisee Jackie Hudson has won bronze in the Franchisee of the Year category. The Franchise Awards, presented by the Quality Franchise Association (QFA), is

Please welcome Jacqui Woodhouse, our first HR franchisee of 2022! Jacqui Woodhouse MCIPD has started her role as Area Director at ourHRpeople, based out of Cheshire. She joins ourHRpeople after working with SKA ORGANISATION, which is a project to build the biggest radio telescope in the world. There she delivered on key elements of a strategic