32 results for 'Published=16/01/2019 - 31/01/2019'

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A field guide to the future of work [2019] External document

Explores the future of the labour market in the United Kingdom and how technological developments, constantly changing consumer markets, and austerity are considerable influences. Presents this agend...

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Developing a four nations college blueprint for a post-Brexit economy [2019] External document

Sets out the central role colleges can play in meeting the priorities of the UK: improving productivity; developing the workforce; and giving citizens the opportunity to learn new skills throughout li...

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Work is still not flexible enough, IN Labour Research, Vol 108 No 1 Jan 2019, pp16-18 [2019]

Looks at issues relating to the application of flexible working practices in the workplace, drawing on the results of surveys of trade union members and other workers. Indicates that, despite improve...

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Improving access for the most able but least likely: evaluation of the Realising Opportunities programme [2019] External document

Presents findings from an evaluation of the Realising Opportunities (RO) programme, a programme led by Newcastle University that involves a collaboration of universities who have made a commitment to ...

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The impact of selective secondary education on progression to higher education: occasional paper no 19 [2019] External document

Examines the impact of selective grammar schools in England on progression to higher education, considering various groups of pupils and focusing particularly on progression to highly-selective educat...

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Setting the record straight: how record employment has changed the UK [2019] External document

Explores how employment levels in Britain have changed. Analyses Labour Market Statistics from the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Notes that in 2018, a decade on from the recession, the employm...

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The Baker clause: one year on [2019] External document

Examines the impact of a new legal requirement to improve access by education and training providers to school pupils to inform them about technical education and apprenticeship opportunities. Outline...

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Addressing youth unemployment through outreach, activation and service integration: technical dossier no. 9 [2019] Full document External document

Explores ways of improving the integration into the labour market of young people not in employment, education or training (NEET), drawing on the findings of study visits to Finland, Poland, Scotland ...

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Career doubt in a dual-domain model of coping and progress for academic and career goals, IN Journal of Vocational Behavior, Volume 110 Part A Feb 2019, pp155-167 [2019] External document

Explores the relationship between career doubt and coping and progress among undergraduate students. Describes how career goals can both motivate students and cause doubt which can affect academic pro...

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Apprenticeships and skills policy in England (House of Commons Library briefing paper no 03052) [2019] Full document External document

Looks at developments in apprenticeships and skills policy in England since 2015. Outlines the current apprenticeship system including minimum wage, employee rights and standards. Describes key polic...

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