Employment

Asked to do unpaid overtime? That’s wage theft and it could be pushing your pay below minimum wage
Low pay

Asked to do unpaid overtime? That’s wage theft and it could be pushing your pay below minimum wage

Unpaid overtime could be pushing your pay below the minimum wage. Here’s how to get what you’re owed.

500 nurses and midwives are quitting every week
NHS

500 nurses and midwives are quitting every week

New figures also reveal the NHS’s increasing reliance on nurses and midwives trained overseas.

Delivery drivers boycott Just Eat, Deliveroo and Uber Eats calling for higher pay
Gig economy

Delivery drivers boycott Just Eat, Deliveroo and Uber Eats calling for higher pay

Delivery drivers for Deliveroo, Uber Eats and Just Eat in towns across the North East of England are boycotting orders to demand higher pay.

The UK has more job vacancies than unemployed people for the first time
Employment

The UK has more job vacancies than unemployed people for the first time

Real wages have fallen by £68 a month since last year
Wages

Real wages have fallen by £68 a month since last year

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‘Out of touch’ Tory minister tells people to work more or get a better job to beat the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

‘Out of touch’ Tory minister tells people to work more or get a better job to beat the cost of living crisis

The sexist traditions of ‘office housework’ – and how to end them
Workplace sexism

The sexist traditions of ‘office housework’ – and how to end them

Union’s landmark deal with Deliveroo ‘sells out’ workers, say activists
Gig economy

Union’s landmark deal with Deliveroo ‘sells out’ workers, say activists

Employers are signing up to pay the ‘real living wage’ at a record rate
Living wage

Employers are signing up to pay the ‘real living wage’ at a record rate

A new law could ban P&O Ferries from UK ports if it doesn’t pay staff minimum wage
Minimum wage

A new law could ban P&O Ferries from UK ports if it doesn’t pay staff minimum wage

How to manage your mental health when looking for a new job
Careers advice

How to manage your mental health when looking for a new job

Two thirds of retail workers are borrowing money to pay their bills
Cost of living crisis

Two thirds of retail workers are borrowing money to pay their bills

5 government promises on workers’ rights that could be broken if the Employment Bill is dropped
Workers' rights

5 government promises on workers’ rights that could be broken if the Employment Bill is dropped

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What is the four-day working week and how close is the UK to getting it?
Four-day working week

What is the four-day working week and how close is the UK to getting it?

Protesters blockade Northern Irish and Scottish ports calling for boycott of P&O Ferries
P&O Ferries

Protesters blockade Northern Irish and Scottish ports calling for boycott of P&O Ferries

Over-50s are resigning en masse – new research explains who and why
Employment

Over-50s are resigning en masse – new research explains who and why

Union calls for boycott of P&O Ferries as channel crossings resume
Employment

Union calls for boycott of P&O Ferries as channel crossings resume

Considering a new job? Here’s how to retrain in 10 crucial areas desperate to hire
Retrain

Considering a new job? Here’s how to retrain in 10 crucial areas desperate to hire

Post Office staff to strike over ‘degrading’ real terms pay cut
Strike action

Post Office staff to strike over ‘degrading’ real terms pay cut

‘Your couriers have to use food banks’: Deliveroo accused of hypocrisy over Trussell Trust partnership
Food banks

‘Your couriers have to use food banks’: Deliveroo accused of hypocrisy over Trussell Trust partnership

Striking Etsy sellers are shutting shop to protest higher fees
Strike action

Striking Etsy sellers are shutting shop to protest higher fees

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What is flexible working and how can you ask for it?
Flexible working

What is flexible working and how can you ask for it?

Minimum wage UK: How does Britain compare to the rest of the world?
Minimum wage

Minimum wage UK: How does Britain compare to the rest of the world?

How much should my pay rise to beat inflation?
Work advice

How much should my pay rise to beat inflation?

How does sick pay in the UK compare to the rest of the world?
Sick pay

How does sick pay in the UK compare to the rest of the world?

Irish plan to give artists £270 a week should be copied in the UK, say campaigners
Basic income

Irish plan to give artists £270 a week should be copied in the UK, say campaigners

A third of jobs advertised on the government’s flagship Kickstart scheme went unfilled
Unemployment

A third of jobs advertised on the government’s flagship Kickstart scheme went unfilled

Three in four workers in the UK are considering changing jobs due to the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Three in four workers in the UK are considering changing jobs due to the cost of living crisis

Rising childcare costs are limiting parents’ ability to work, says Labour
Employment

Rising childcare costs are limiting parents’ ability to work, says Labour

The national living wage, real living wage and minimum wage explained
Employment

The national living wage, real living wage and minimum wage explained

Ramadan: How to support employees, friends and colleagues in the Muslim holy month
Ramadan

Ramadan: How to support employees, friends and colleagues in the Muslim holy month

Careers advice is pushing young people into jobs based off their parents’ wealth, think tank warns
Education

Careers advice is pushing young people into jobs based off their parents’ wealth, think tank warns

Edinburgh strip club ban ‘forces sex workers into greater risk of violence’
Employment rights

Edinburgh strip club ban ‘forces sex workers into greater risk of violence’

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