28 results for 'Published=16/05/2019 - 31/05/2019'

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Closing the employment gap for young people: a toolkit for those supporting 16–25-year olds experiencing common mental health problems to gain and stay in work [2019] External document

Presents a toolkit to improve understanding about the link between common mental health problems and employment for 16-25-year olds, and to support effective practice by those working with young peopl...

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Pace of change in gender pay remains funereal, IN Scottish Business Insider, Vol 36 No 3 May/Jun 2019, pp39-40 [2019]

Looks at progress in closing the gender pay gap in Scotland and the rest of the UK. Explains that annual returns submitted by larger companies indicate that fewer than half of employers have succeede...

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Idea exchange: employment special, IN Local Government Chronicle, No 7742 May 2019, pp50-55 [2019]

Presents three articles on initiatives in England helping to reduce unemployment. Discusses the Working Well Early Help programme set up in Manchester in 2014 to support residents with health conditio...

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16-19 education funding: trends and implications [2019] External document

Examines the financial health of sixth forms and further education colleges across England, drawing on analysis of the national pupil database and other data sources. Outlines the key changes and refo...

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And now for the bad news (gender pay gap), IN People Management, May 2019, pp28-31, 33-35 [2019]

Looks at the lack of progress in addressing the gender pay gap in the workplace, and considers ways in which it might be addressed by employers. Explains that the second round of mandatory gender pay ...

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New housing and future construction skills: adapting and modernising for growth [2019] Full document External document

Explores the skills issues associated with future housebuilding needs in Scotland, drawing on the findings of a cross-sector working group involving industry bodies, skills providers and Scottish gove...

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Scotland's demographic challenge [2019] Full document External document

Explores the implications of Scotland's ageing demographic structure for meeting future labour market demand. Describes the context for the study, highlighting the public policy challenges presented b...

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University challenge (financial pressure facing universities), IN Public Finance, No 5 May 2019, pp32-35 [2019]

Looks at the financial challenges facing the higher education sector across the UK. Outlines the range of pressures facing universities including the failure of tuition fees and grant funding to keep ...

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Sexual harassment of LGBT people in the workplace [2019] External document

Examines the sexual harassment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people at work, drawing on the findings of a survey of LGBT people. Outlines the definition of sexual harassment, who i...

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Decent work: harnessing the power of local government [2019] External document

Investigates how local authorities in the north of England have used their powers as employers and service commissioners to implement ‘decent work’ policies in order to improve employment conditions f...

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