CASE REF: 00115/00FET
CLAIMANT: Claire Nellis
RESPONDENT: South East Belfast H&SS Trust
The unanimous decision of the Tribunal is that the claim is dismissed.
Constitution of Tribunal:
Chairman: Mrs Watson
Members: Mrs Adams
The claimant was represented by Ms Sally Greene of NIPSA
The respondent was represented by Mr Alistair Devlin Barrister-at-Law, instructed by Brangam and Bagnall, Solicitors.
Issues for determination
(i) Whether the claimant was less favourably treated than Grade 5s, whether temporarily promoted or substantive, by the failure of the respondent to offer the claimant the opportunity to apply for a Grade 5 position of Personnel Officer, Grade 5, Continuous Improvement and Equality Schemes, and
(ii) Whether the claimant was less favourably treated than Barbara Cuthbertson in not being offered the post.
Date and place of hearing: 29 August 2006, Belfast.
Date decision recorded in register and issued to parties: