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Homeworking Guide

Read our pdf icon Interim homeworking guidance for staff - August 2020 [174kb] which sets out our approach, responsbilities and expectations for homeworking during the interim period.

Using Teams

If you are using Teams to keep in touch with colleagues we have produced a quick staff guide on some  pdf icon general considerations and etiquette [63kb] to help you get the most from using it.  Some guides on using MS Teams are also available here.

The council has an approved rollout plan for delivering Teams across key areas of the business. This is being managed by our Strategic and Innovation Technology Team (SIT) in conjunction with local SIT Business Partners. Staff will be kept informed on progress.

Information Security

For more detailed information refer to our IT section on our Phased Return and Hybrid working FAQs Hybrid working - staff updates It includes information on how to stay safe online at home and signposts to all staff support guides on our #Safe Glasgow  pages.

Our #Safe Glasgow - keeping our information safe section includes key information on how to handle, process and share the information we use each day to keep it safe and protect both our staff and citizens. It includes key information on how to recognise and prevent cybercrime, report a data breach and gives access to our Staff Information Security Guide and Acceptable Use of IT policy. 

Using Display Screen Equipment

Setting up a New Device

Key information to help you includes:


Technology Refresh

Technology Refresh is our IT programme which will replace PCs, laptops, hybrid tablets across the council family, that's around 19'000 computers. The new computers will be installed with Windows 10, the latest operating system from Microsoft, to provide updated technology across the applications we use.

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