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Church must overhaul recruitment to tackle racism, report finds

Shortlists for senior Church of England roles must include at least one ethnic minority candidate, a CoE taskforce has proposed.

HR investigated after man skipped work for 15 years

22 Apr 2021

Two HR professionals are under investigation after a hospital ‘worker’ in southern Italy was found not to have shown up for a shift in 15 years.

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Bank of England to create new hub in Leeds

22 Apr 2021

Governor says the Bank's new hub is part of a plan to increase its staff presence across the UK significantly.

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Pizza Express to take on 1,000 employees

22 Apr 2021

The chain's recruitment campaign will include 300 posts under the government's Kickstart programme.

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Pay awards stagnant at 1%

22 Apr 2021

A new analysis shows the average pay award recorded across the three months to the end of March has remained at 1% for the fourth consecutive rolling quarter.

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Flexibility over right-to-work checks ends from 17 May

21 Apr 2021

Employers will have to check applicants’ original Right to Work documents where possible from 17 May, according to updated Home Office guidance.

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Address ‘chronic undersupply’ of NHS staff, PM told

21 Apr 2021

In a letter representing 1.4 million NHS staff, Boris Johnson has been warned that the pressure of working in a...

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CPD: Workplace trauma post-pandemic (webinar)

21 Apr 2021

18 May 2021 2:00pm. Register now | In this CPD webinar for OHW+, Noreen Tehrani examines psychological surveillance in organisations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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White Paper: How to overcome home working isolation

21 Apr 2021

PROMOTED | The Covid-19 pandemic has contributed to a mass experiment in home working, with evidence suggesting it is a trend which is here to stay...

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Three in 10 miss out on learning while hybrid working

21 Apr 2021

A survey finds 29% don’t receive training to support their professional development while working in a ‘hybrid’ environment.

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Employees less worried about hybrid working than leaders

21 Apr 2021

Almost four in 10 business leaders are worried about lack of management oversight as organisations move to hybrid working, compared with just 7% of employees.

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Just Eat serves up ‘agency worker’ model in Liverpool

21 Apr 2021

Just Eat is pressing ahead with plans to end the company’s reliance on gig workers by offering couriers the opportunity to join its ‘agency worker’ model.

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Investors influence HR practice in small businesses

21 Apr 2021

Small businesses that have received investment tend to adopt the HR and management practices of their external backers, according to research.

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Legislation must catch up with ‘huge shift in nature of work’

21 Apr 2021

The growth of platform working, digital monitoring and ‘epresenteeism’ poses a significant risk for people's wellbeing in work, finds Lords inquiry.

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Mencap and Unison urge rethink of sleep-shift pay

20 Apr 2021

Mencap and Unison have written a joint letter to the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, urging the government to rethink...

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