Human resource policies are continuing guidelines on the approach of which an organization intends to adopt in managing its people. They therefore serve as a reference point when human resources management practices are being developed or when decisions are being made about an organization’s workforce.
The purpose of HR Policies Manual is to:
- Serve as a point of reference for the management to ensure that HR policies and procedures are properly and consistently applied.
- Document the HR policies for a Company and serve as a means of defining and clarifying the responsibilities associated with all personnel responsible for various HR processes and procedures.
- Ensure that HR Staff applies policies and guidelines that have been formally approved.