FTSE 250 companies promote employee discounts but not parental policies

FTSE 250 companies promote employee discounts but not parental policies

Nov 18, 2019

A campaign from Mumsnet has persuaded 24 FTSE 100 companies review their policies ... more or comment here

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Ri5's holding company has ceased trading

Sep 3, 2019

Recruitment Intelligence Services Ltd has ceased trading with immediate effect ... more or comment here 25 comments

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The IET: Education New Stats

Aug 27, 2019

A new report from The IET, "Inspiring the next generation of engineers", suggests children’s interest in Science is down with time pressures to teach full curriculum a crucial factor ... more or comment here

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Tender: University of Bedfordshire

Aug 27, 2019

The University is looking for a service provider to provide Agency and Advertising Services ... more or comment here

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Milkround launch jargon decoder

Aug 22, 2019

Milkround has launched the Job Jargon Decoder, a unique tool to help decipher the often off-putting, fancy linguistics surrounding job adverts ... more or comment here

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The Month in HE

Aug 22, 2019

Our round-up of the latest news and announcements from the world of graduate and early-years talent ... more or comment here

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Agency Bites

Aug 21, 2019

Welcome to our latest round-up of news and announcements from the agency world. This month sees a packed edition, with plenty of updates on awards, clients and people ... more or comment here

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The RADs 2020: Chair of Judges announced

Aug 21, 2019

This year's Chair will join the team of incredible and innovative judges to decide on the best and bravest work in recruitment communications ... more or comment here

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National Apprenticeship Awards 2019: regional finalists announced

Aug 21, 2019

Now in their 16th year, the Awards showcase the diverse and growing range of sectors engaged with apprenticeships, whilst celebrating outstanding apprentices, employers and individuals who go above and beyond to champion apprenticeships across England ... more or comment here

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Work experience "key to employment" say parents

Aug 21, 2019

A recent survey commissioned by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) shows that 3 in 4 parents think qualifications that combine work experience and study are the best way to prepare young people for the workplace ... more or comment here

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Parole Board triples its diversity

Aug 21, 2019

A recruitment campaign in the North of England has seen a record number of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates appointed to become Parole Board members. ... more or comment here

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Sharp increase in non-EU workers helps ease recruitment difficulties for skilled jobs

Aug 20, 2019

New research from CIPD/the Adecco Group shows a brightening picture on pay but tightening labour market poses problems for employers ... more or comment here

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Record number of disadvantaged students off to university

Aug 15, 2019

A record 17.3% of 18 year olds from the most disadvantaged backgrounds in England have been accepted – a rise of 0.8 percentage points on 2018 ... more or comment here

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Apprenticeships make the grade

Aug 15, 2019

Nearly 3 in 5 parents say apprenticeships are better than university ... more or comment here

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New task force launched to set out the skills workers need for the future

Aug 14, 2019

Leading organisations from the education and employment sectors (the CIPD, The Careers & Enterprise Company, Business in the Community, the Gatsby Foundation, EY Foundation and the Skills Builder Partnership) have come together for the first time to agree a universal framework for essential skills ... more or comment here

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UCAS responds to Labour’s proposed changes to the higher education admissions system

Aug 15, 2019

Clare Marchant, UCAS'Chief Executive, has responded to the Labour Party's plans to radically reform higher education admissions ... more or comment here

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Retention fears for UK plc as talent dilemma intensifies

Aug 15, 2019

New research from recruitment specialist Robert Half UK, reveals more than one in three senior executives (31%) believe employee retention and training are the two main talent management concerns facing their industry until 2020 ... more or comment here

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HE and Apprenticeship Bites

Aug 13, 2019

A round up of bites from in and around the world of apprenticeships, graduate and early-years talent, with snippets Institute of Student Employers, UCAS, KPMG, Marston's and Siemens ... more or comment here

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Ri Five minutes with ... Ryan Bridgman

Aug 15, 2019

Ryan Bridgman recently joined Jobrapido as Sales Director, UK and Ireland. Ryan spoke with Ri5 about AI and the Fifth Industrial Revolution ... more or comment here 2 comments

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Tender: Middlesex University

Aug 14, 2019

Middlesex University are seeking a supplier to provide marketing and advertising services to the university to increase student intake ... more or comment here