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Council HR officer who flagged minimum wage failures sacked

Shared from on 9 May 2017

Dozens of workers may have been paid below the minimum wage, a leaked report has warned. But days after meeting bosses at Cheshire East Council to discuss concerns, the HR officer and report's author lost her job.

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Council HR officer who flagged minimum wage failures sacked

Shared from on 9 May 2017

Dozens of workers may have been paid below the minimum wage, a leaked report has warned. But days after meeting bosses at Cheshire East Council to discuss concerns, the HR officer and report's author lost her job.

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Council HR officer who flagged minimum wage failures sacked

Shared from on 9 May 2017

Dozens of workers may have been paid below the minimum wage, a leaked report has warned. But days after meeting bosses at Cheshire East Council to discuss concerns, the HR officer and report's author lost her job.

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Council HR officer who flagged minimum wage failures sacked

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Dozens of workers may have been paid below the minimum wage, a leaked report has warned. But days after meeting bosses at Cheshire East Council to discuss concerns, the HR officer and report's author lost her job.

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Social care system ‘beginning to collapse’ as 900 carers quit every day

Shared from on 11 April 2017

More than 900 adult social care workers a day quit their job in England last year, new figures reveal.

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Prosecutions ‘rare’ for abuse by home carers

Shared from on 28 February 2017

More than 23,000 allegations of abuse have been made against carers working in people's homes across the UK.

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Prosecutions ‘rare’ for abuse by home carers

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More than 23,000 allegations of abuse have been made against carers working in people's homes across the UK.

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Council ponders workplace parking levy

Shared from on 22 November 2016

Some councils are considering a levy on workplace car parking - but face strong opposition from businesses.

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Care workers sue council contractor in minimum wage battle

Shared from on 14 September 2016

Seventeen care workers are alleging failure to be paid the minimum wage in the sector's biggest ever legal claim.

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Care workers sue council contractor in minimum wage battle

Shared from on 14 September 2016

Seventeen care workers are alleging failure to be paid the minimum wage in the sector's biggest ever legal claim.

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UK councils ‘issue thousands of gagging orders’ to ex-workers

Shared from on 4 April 2016

Thousands of departing council workers have signed agreements restricting them from criticising their bosses, figures obtained by the BBC suggest.

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Nottinghamshire County Council considers staff smoking break ban

Shared from on 3 September 2015

Smoking breaks could be banned for thousands of council employees, it has emerged. Nottinghamshire County Council wants to bar its 9,000 employees from smoking during work time.

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Nottinghamshire County Council considers staff smoking break ban

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Smoking breaks could be banned for thousands of council employees, it has emerged. Nottinghamshire County Council wants to bar its 9,000 employees from smoking during work time.

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City council ‘loses 120 years in sick days’

Shared from on 23 June 2015

Civic chiefs admit sickness rates are too high as the authority confirms more than 40 were sacked for taking too much time off.

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Home care ‘being short changed’

Shared from on 5 March 2015

Just one in seven councils in the UK is paying a "fair" price for home care for the elderly, according to a survey.

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