In Part 1 of the Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual, you completed the Separation of Employment and Noncompete Policies about the process and procedures for employees’ separation from the company and a description of the instances where employees would be subject to noncompete agreements.
In Part 2 of the Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual, you completed a Recruitment Policy, where you proposed rules and procedures for the recruitment of employees and so forth.
In Part 3 of the Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual, your team created an Affirmative Action Plan and Religious Accommodation and Racial and Religious Discrimination Policy for your company.
In Part 4 of the Personnel Policies and Procedures Manual, you will create a Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation, and Misconduct Policy.
Your Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation, and Misconduct Policy must include the following:
Definition of discrimination, including discrimination of LGBTQ individuals
Definition of sexual misconduct
Definition of disparate treatment
Explanation of gender-based harassment
Explanation of discriminatory harassment
Illustration of a hostile work environment
Explanation of a protected group
Policy on misconduct, including disciplinary action
Policy on retaliation, including disciplinary action
Policy on discrimination, including disciplinary action
Discriminatory harassment standards
Methods of reporting discrimination, harassment, and retaliation
Guide to restroom access for transgender employees
Training for management and staff regarding LGBTQ issues
Your Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation, and Misconduct Policy must be at least 5 pages in length. Be sure to cite sources using APA properly; include references and in-text citations. The title and reference pages do not count as part of the 5 pages.
Submitting your assignment in APA format means, at a minimum, you will need the following:
Title page: Remember the running head. The title should be in all capitals.
Length: 5 pages minimum
Body: This begins on the page following the title page and must be double-spaced (be careful not to triple- or quadruple-space between paragraphs). The typeface should be 12-pt. Times Roman or 12-pt. Courier in regular black type. Do not use color, bold type, or italics, except as required for APA-level headings and references. The deliverable length of the body of your paper for this assignment is 5 pages. In-body academic citations to support your decisions and analysis are required. A variety of academic sources is encouraged.
Reference page: References that align with your in-body academic sources are listed on the final page of your paper. The references must be in APA format using appropriate spacing, hanging indent, italics, and uppercase and lowercase usage as appropriate for the type of resource used. Remember, the Reference page is not a bibliography but a further listing of the abbreviated in-body citations used in the paper. Every referenced item must have a corresponding in-body citation.