20 results for 'Published=16/10/2018 - 31/10/2018'

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Family-friendly workplaces: overview of policies and initiatives in Europe [2018] Full document External document

Reports on various policies and initiatives in European Union (EU) member states that support family-friendly workplaces. Defines family-friendly workplaces as those that provide flexibility in workin...

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Labour market outcomes of older versus younger apprentices: a comparison of earnings differentials (Discussion paper no 016) [2018] External document

Compares the earnings of people who have completed an apprenticeship with those who started at the same level but did not complete. Describes how the number of people starting an apprenticeship who ar...

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The state of the adult social care sector and workforce in England [2018] External document

Provides information about the adult social care sector in England. Reports that adult social care is a growing sector that, in 2017, had around 21,200 organisations with 41,000 care providing locatio...

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Accessible virtual learning environments: making the most of the new regulations [2018] External document

Reports on new digital accessibility regulations put in place in September 2018 and offers guidance on how further and higher education providers and the UK Government can best implement the regulatio...

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Staying ahead: are international students going down under? [2018] External document

Reports the results of an inquiry by the higher education commission, looking at how higher education (HE) could be grown to deliver the government’s 2020 target to expand revenue from international H...

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The development of a methodology to investigate the workplace learning of ‘newly qualified’ in-service teachers in FE, IN 14-19 Learning and Skills Bulletin, No 275 17 Oct 2018, pp17-18 [2018]

Looks at a developing a method to track and support the progress of newly qualified teachers in the further education (FE) sector in England. Outlines the difficulties in monitoring and supporting ne...

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Post-Brexit labour shortages for London sites, IN New Civil Engineer, Nov 2018, p14 [2018]

Looks at the potential impact of new immigration policies on the construction sector in London. Explains that more than 50% of non-UK construction workers are based in London, making up 44% of the con...

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Regulating our working time, IN Labour Research, Vol 107 No 9 Oct 2018, pp16-18 [2018]

Examines the implementation of the Working Time Regulations, and considers the potential impact of the UK's departure from the EU on the legislation. Outlines the background to the introduction of th...

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2018 UK annual report on modern slavery [2018] Full document External document

Presents an overview of modern slavery in the UK and the actions that the UK Government, the Scottish Government and the Northern Ireland Executive have taken over the last year to address this. Repor...

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UTCs: are they delivering for young people and the economy? [2018] External document

Examines the provision, performance and impact of university technical colleges (UTCs), and whether UTC provision is in line with local and national skills needs. Outlines the policy background to UTC...

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