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Bank of England to create new hub in Leeds

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

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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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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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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Firms warned over return of Right to Work fines

19 Apr 2021

For much of 2020, with the UK in the grip of the Covid pandemic, the Home Office did not issue any Right to Work fines but in the final quarter of last year 77 fines were issued.

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Nissan to furlough 800 Sunderland staff

19 Apr 2021

A global shortage of computer chips has seen production slowed and hundreds of employees furloughed.

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Three in five jobcentre staff feel office is unsafe

19 Apr 2021

A Public and Commercial Services union survey finds only 21% of Jobcentre Plus staff would feel safe dealing with benefits claimants face-to-face.

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Court of Appeal rules foster carers can unionise

16 Apr 2021

Foster carers are “workers” and have the right to unionise, according to a ruling today by the Court of Appeal....

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NCT accused of ‘racism’ by parenting practitioners

16 Apr 2021

A union said that some of the National Childbirth Trust's practitioners were being “bullied” by the trust’s quality assurance procedures.

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Oven-Ready HR Reheated: Dave Ulrich, Peter Cheese and more

16 Apr 2021

Oven-Ready HR Reheated brings a selection of the key moments from Season 1. The first of two compilation episodes revisits...

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Online job vacancies return to pre-pandemic levels

16 Apr 2021

UK job vacancies have returned to the same level as before the first lockdown in April 2020, according to Adzuna and the Office for National Statistics.

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Barclays banker given £10k pay-out in toilet access case

15 Apr 2021

A tribunal has found Barclays had failed to make reasonable adjustments for a banker who had Crohn's disease.

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Employees look to avoid snooping employers

15 Apr 2021

About a quarter of UK employers (24%) said they would leave their job if they felt their privacy was being invaded.

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Covid-19 vaccinations could be made mandatory for care home staff

15 Apr 2021

Staff in care homes with older residents could be required to have a Covid-19 vaccine under government proposals.

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