Policy and Procedure Manuals

Employee Handbook Services

What is the Policy and Procedure Manual?

​A policy and procedure manual, sometimes also known as an "employee handbook", is given to employees by an employer. It contains company policies, rules, disciplinary and grievance procedures, and other information modeled after UAE employment laws or regulations.

Some examples of what an HR policy and procedure manual should contain are below

  • Dress code policy                                                

  • Leave Policy                                                            

  • Salary and Compensation Policy

  • Confidentiality Policy

  • Health and Safety Policy

  • Employee Grievance Policy.

  • Non-Compete policy

  • Internet and Email Policy

What is the purpose of an employee handbook?

​Employee handbooks establish boundaries, guidelines, and hr best practices for your business. The purpose of an employee handbook is to facilitate understanding, expectations, and communication between you and your employees.

How to Develop and Implement an Employee Handbook?

Step 1: Identify the Need for an employee handbook.

Step 2: Decide on what type of policy and procedures are required

Step 3: Determine the policy content

Step 3: Obtain stakeholder approval and support.

Step 4: Management Acceptance

Step 5: Policy Roll-out.

Employee handbooks are very useful for small businesses and SMEs. You will want to annually update and revise the employee handbook.

Sample Structure of a Policy and Procedure Manual

Section 1: Employee Classification

Section 2: Working Hours

Section 3: Performance Review

Section 4: Probation

Section 5: Termination of Employment

Section 6: Compensation and Benefits

Section 7: Insurance

Section 8: Expenses

Section 10: Vehicles / Cars

Section 11: Leaves

Section 12: Other Company Policies

Section 13: Amendment and Revision

Executive Search &  Recruitment