Ukraine to pay quarantine allowance – approved list of posts
The Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine has approved a list of posts for employees who receive, according to law, additional supplements to wages.
This was reported by the department’s press service.
In particular, the Ministry of Social Policy recalls that by ministerial decree of April 29, 2020 No. 375 “Certain questions of remuneration (guaranteed in cash) for certain categories of workers, members of the National Guard and state border services , members of the ordinary and hierarchical composition of civil defense organs and units, police officers who provide the livelihood of the population during the quarantine period established by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to prevent the spread of Ukraine territory and acute respiratory disease COVID-19 caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, and within 30 days of the date of its cancellation, “an additional payment was established for the employees of social service providers in the public sector / community which directly provide social services to the beneficiary’s place of residence / stay (home), up to up to 100% of the salary.
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“In accordance with paragraph 4 of this resolution, by order of the Ministry of Social Policy of May 22, 2020 No. 321, an appropriate list of the positions of employees of social service providers in the public / municipal sector has been approved,” said the communicated.
Thus, they inform the ministry that they can now receive an additional payment of up to 100% of their salary: social educator / social work specialist, home social assistance specialist, social worker, social worker, specialist physical rehabilitation and practical psychologist / psychologist.
The personal list of employees who establish the corresponding surcharge is determined by the head of the social protection institution.
The Ministry of Social Policy also reports that this surcharge is made at the expense and within the limits of local budgetary expenditure provided for in the respective budgetary programs of the main administrators of the budgetary funds.
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At the same time, underlines the ministry, until then the employer also had the possibility of providing financial support to social workers.
“Thus, in accordance with the order of the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy and the Ministry of Health of 05.10.2005 No. 308/519” With regard to the rationalization of the salary conditions for the employees of health establishments and social welfare institutions “, employees may be set maximum allowances in the amount of 50% of official wages (wage rates, tariffs) for performing particularly important work (the deadline for its completion), for the complexity, the tension in the work, “says the report.
In addition, they say in the department, employees can set supplements of up to 50% of the official salary (tariff rate) to enlarge the service area or increase the volume of work performed.
The Ministry of Social Policy recalls that Ukrainian Law No. 540-IX on the amendment of certain legislative acts aimed at guaranteeing additional social and economic guarantees in connection with the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-2019) provides for supplements additional wages established by law for social protection workers who directly provide social services at the place of residence / stay of the beneficiary of social services (at home).
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru