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....1%) since modern records began in 1971. Its breakdown of the 338,000 increase in employment over the past year found that full-time jobs were up by 380,000, while part-time posts fell by 43,000. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
Wednesday 16th of August 2017 08:36:46 AM
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....Chapman, who had previously been special adviser to the chancellor George Osborne and the Daily Mail’s political editor, responded with a series of tweets criticising Davis. He accused the Brexit secretary of working part-time, and said he had behaved in a “drunk, bullying and inappropriate” way towards the shadow home secretary, Diane Abbott. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....With the NHS already facing a recruitment crisis for nurses, ministers are under intense pressure to drop the 1% cap on their pay increases, due to continue until 2020, as staff shortages bite. There were also renewed calls this weekend to help part-time workers who commute to work. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....". Many students will take on part-time jobs to fund their studies and are liable to pay income tax if they earn more than £11,500 a year. ... [Read full article on Daily Express ]
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UK rail fare rise ‘will force key workers to quit city jobs’ image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of August 2017 11:05:27 PM
....With the NHS already facing a recruitment crisis for nurses, ministers are under intense pressure to drop the 1% cap on their pay increases, due to continue until 2020, as staff shortages bite. There were also renewed calls this weekend to help part-time workers who commute to work. ...
Student finances: How to manage money at university  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of August 2017 08:47:00 AM
....". Many students will take on part-time jobs to fund their studies and are liable to pay income tax if they earn more than £11,500 a year. ...
UK pay growth picks up as unemployment rate falls again image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of August 2017 08:36:46 AM
....1%) since modern records began in 1971. Its breakdown of the 338,000 increase in employment over the past year found that full-time jobs were up by 380,000, while part-time posts fell by 43,000. ...
UK may have to pay EU in temporary customs union, Davis suggests image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of August 2017 08:32:19 AM
....Chapman, who had previously been special adviser to the chancellor George Osborne and the Daily Mail’s political editor, responded with a series of tweets criticising Davis. He accused the Brexit secretary of working part-time, and said he had behaved in a “drunk, bullying and inappropriate” way towards the shadow home secretary, Diane Abbott. ...
State pension CHAOS: Savers fearing poverty and many don't even KNOW when they can retire image
....Many savers are worried they won't have enough pension to support their retirement, according People's Pension research. Almost four in 10 people believe they could have to keep working part-time, while a quarter said they could have to downsize their property or rely on inheritance to support themselves financially. ...
New pension research: Is this really a golden era for retirement? image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 13th of August 2017 10:29:00 AM
....Younger savers also need to save under their own steam, but many are pessimistic, with more than half of today’s workers saying they will not build a big enough pot to maintain their desired lifestyle in retirement. Huge numbers expect to work part-time or downsize to a smaller property to make ends meet, while an alarming number are relying on an inheritance, according to research from The People’s Pension. ...
10 years after the crash, alternatives are emerging | Letters image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of August 2017 06:12:03 PM
.... Universal credit, in its current form, fails in this task. By penalising households with one parent working full-time and another seeking to enter part-time work, universal credit makes it much more difficult for families to escape poverty. ...
Employment statistics tell skewed story about UK jobs market Katie Allen image
....Those self-employed earnings are not in the ONS official wages data, but this reliance on lower-paid contractors naturally depresses nationwide earnings growth. A third factor is underemployment, or part-time workers who say they would like more hours. ...
The president tweeted it – but is the US economy really great again? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 5th of August 2017 03:00:15 PM
....Economists have worried that the US economy is struggling to create significant employment despite Trump’s promise of “JOBS! JOBS! JOBS!”. July marked the 82nd consecutive month of jobs growth in the US, but, just as in the UK, the recovery from the depths of the 2008 recession has been marked by slow wage growth and a worryingly large number of people in part-time work. ...
Millions of women hit by pensions gender gap  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 30th of July 2017 11:20:00 AM
....Smith says women face another challenge when attempting to build up a pension. “They often face a more disrupted savings journey due to maternity leave and working part-time, juggling a career and children. ...
Greece's €3bn bond sale doesn't mean its debt crisis is at an end | Nils Pratley image
....Shareholders have also done well during his decade at the helm, despite the one-third plunge in the share price from its peak. That is why Provident’s debacle on the doorsteps – a botched switch from part-time agents to full-time employees – probably won’t cost Crook his job. ...
The government has got it wrong on pensions | Letters image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 21st of July 2017 05:14:02 PM
....We all need to reconfigure what we expect of our lives and to look at our last 20 or 30 years as a time of opportunity. Many older people want to work and employers will increasingly need part-time, retrained workers. ...
Why all women need to know what their colleagues earn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 20th of July 2017 05:00:12 AM
.... Then you’ve also got to think about unequal impacts of caring roles. Women often go off on maternity leave and come back part-time. ...
US jobs report shows sharp recovery in June but wage growth remains slow image
.... The Fed raised short-term interest rates last month for the third time since December, with its chair, Janet Yellen, citing the “very strong labor market”. June marked the 81st consecutive month of job growth in the US, but the recovery from the depths of the 2007 recession has been marked by slow wage growth and a worryingly large number of people in part-time work. ...
Zero-hours contracts affect young people's health, study finds image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of July 2017 11:01:12 PM
.... When they reached 25 in 2015 they were asked about their working life and to rate their physical and mental health on a scale from excellent to poor. Two-thirds of 25-year-olds researchers spoke to were employed full-time, 12% were employed part-time and 7% were unemployed. ...
‘I wish you all the best in the world of work’ – our work expert’s final response image
....So all things considered, keeping quiet about your intentions seems a bad idea. Extending your freelance existence sounds problematic, but I urge you to look for work – project work or part-time roles – where you can rebuild your career without the slightest need for deception. ...
‘Think about becoming a personal trainer’ – our work expert responds image
....He wants a new job, ideally in sport and education, but is struggling to even get interviews. He is looking into doing a qualification, either starting at night school or potentially doing his degree again part-time over many years. ...
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick should have gone years ago | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of June 2017 10:01:21 AM
.... It fell 17% as chief executive Peter Crook confessed to a cock-up, or “higher than expected operational disruption” as he put it. It seems many of the self-employed part-time agents don’t wish to go full-time and have offered their services to rivals. ...
My partner wants a job in sport and education – how should he approach it? image
....He wants a new job, ideally in sport and education but is struggling to even get interviews. He is looking into doing a qualification – either starting at night school or potentially doing his degree again part-time over many years. ...
Pain without gain: the truth about austerity | Phillip Inman image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 18th of June 2017 04:54:09 PM
.... In France, Italy and across much of the continent hordes of young people are kept like circling aeroplanes above an airport, ready to land whenever a slot opens and a job becomes available. In the UK we have colossal numbers of workers from all ages and both sexes on zero-hour contracts and in part-time work who would like more hours and security should it be offered. ...
Pensions WARNING: Pots under pressure as older worker redundancy rate hits record high image
....The threat of redundancy, along with the possibility of sickness, is a warning for people aged over-55 to think carefully before cashing in pension savings believing any shortfall can be made up later, according to the report. Mr Lowe said: “Our research found that 42 per cent of people aged over 65 said they were forced to retire or go part-time earlier than expected due to circumstances beyond their control, and that number was higher among the recently retired. ...
Fed raises interest rates again in further sign of confidence in US economy image
.... Continued hiring brought the unemployment rate down to a level unseen since 2001 and it was the 80th consecutive month of jobs growth. Hiring has, however, “moderated”, as the Fed pointed out, and Yellen has expressed concern about the high number of people still in part-time work who are looking for full-time employment. ...
Take a bow Mario Draghi – has the ECB chief saved the eurozone? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 8th of June 2017 02:21:01 PM
.... The fact that they weren’t was due to Draghi’s insistence in July 2012 that the ECB would do “whatever it takes” to defend the euro. It is clear, however, that ultra-low interest rates and QE are generating the same sort of labour market recovery as in the US and the UK: 5 million jobs have been created in the past three and a half years in the eurozone, but as Draghi admitted on Thursday many of them are low quality, part-time or temporary posts. ...
US oil firm Halliburton branded ‘obscene’ over unpaid UK internships image
....The Labour party has pledged to ban such schemes in its manifesto, on the basis that it is “not fair for some to get a leg up when others can’t afford to”. Justin Madders, who is campaigning to be returned as Labour MP for Ellesmere Port and Neston, said young people from less wealthy backgrounds might not be able to afford to take unpaid roles instead of a part-time job. ...
A trip to Paris went off the rails when I needed a metro refund image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 06:00:15 AM
.... I am trying to get one after I lost money on a ticket while on holiday in Paris last September. I am 65 and work part-time as an administrator on a building site as my pension is not enough and money is tight. ...
'Help more people to work part-time' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 5th of June 2017 04:22:02 PM
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Higher inflation drives down real wages for British workers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 12:48:46 PM
....“These types of jobs, often in consumer-facing services where relatively low skill levels are required, made up almost one-quarter of all employment created since 2010 when the recovery started, and this seems to be part of a broader trend,” it added. “Jobs created since the global financial crisis have tended to be in occupations with relatively low productivity and less secure, including low paid self-employment and part-time employment. ...
Back to work image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 28th of May 2017 11:09:28 PM
...."The Skanska job was the first to hit all the boxes. It was part-time, location-wise it was flexible and it was relevant to my engineering skills," she says. ...
John Lewis-backed credit union bids to fend off payday lenders image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 23rd of May 2017 06:30:45 AM
.... Earlier this year, research showed that the biggest annual drop in advertised salaries was in the retail sector, where the average fell by 17. 4% to £21,769, though it is a sector with high numbers of part-time workers. ...
Doing it my way image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 22nd of May 2017 11:29:21 PM
.... . "After the birth of my first child, I've tried part-time, full-time and working weekends. ...
Australians aren't being paid for their productivity. Get set for an industrial relations war | Greg Jericho image
....That’s a pretty damning indictment of our IR system – our workers are getting less reward for productivity benefits than the USA. And the OECD also notes a major issue of work that is occurring in Australia – “higher employment rates but lower average hours per worker, which points to more part-time working, often in low productivity jobs”. ...
Fair shares? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 21st of May 2017 12:04:00 AM
.... . Women also remain much more likely to work part-time than men. ...
The Guardian view on the economy: it’s bad | Editorial image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of May 2017 06:48:00 PM
.... In the years since the economy went into recession in 2008, the number of full-time jobs has grown by 3. 6%, but part-time employment is up by 8% and self-employment has increased by 23%. ...
Number of zero-hours contracts stalls at 'staggering' 1.7m image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 11th of May 2017 12:31:31 PM
....O’Grady said every party manifesto in the run-up to the general election should include a commitment to crack down on zero-hours contracts and other forms of insecure work. People on zero-hours contracts are more likely to be young, part-time, women or in full-time education. ...
Dramatic minimum wage rises will put low-paid jobs at risk, says IFS image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 05:47:26 PM
....It said the outgoing Conservative government increased the proportion of employees aged 25 and over paid the NLW from 4% to 8% and it will rise to 12% under current Tory plans by 2020. The report found that part-time, female and private sector employees and those in the North of England, the Midlands and Wales were most likely to be affected by the proposed increases. ...
'Your job is affecting your health and relationships' – our work expert responds image
....Readers say. • Consider going part-time and use the freed-up time to volunteer at a local sanctuary. ...
'My parents want to help me but can't': readers on affording their first home image
.... I’m determined to get out of my childhood bedroom but it doesn’t seem possible right now. I work part-time as a barista and am chronically ill with a disability. ...
Labour party pledges to outlaw all zero-hours contracts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of April 2017 09:01:09 PM
....Labour has pledged to ban all zero-hours contracts, put a halt to unpaid internships and end the pay cap on public sector staff in an unashamedly leftwing pitch to British workers. In a move welcomed by union leaders but that will be attacked as “anti-business” and unaffordable by opponents, the 20-point blueprint also includes commitments to double paid paternity leave to four weeks, increase paternity pay and guarantee temporary and part-time workers the same rights as full-time employees. ...
Our flat was perfect  – until planners let a restaurant open below image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of April 2017 06:00:22 AM
.... Regrettably, at times this caused some public nuisance issues for residents above. Since September 2016 Ms Lee and her husband spend most of their time at the premises and a part-time manager was appointed. ...
Full-time a fantasy as Australians work fewer hours than ever before | Greg Jericho image
. Australian workers on average are working fewer hours than ever before as the shift from full-time to part-time work continues and, with it, the rise in underemployment. ...
PENSION CRISIS: Women LAGGING behind in huge pensions gap image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 12:01:00 AM
....” . Women also struggle to save because of maternity leave and part-time working, as they juggle their career and children. ...
Londoners work 'three weeks a year more than rest of UK' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 02:14:56 AM
....The Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures show the average working week in London is 33 hours, the longest since the 2008 financial crisis. The average working week in the UK - which gets reduced by part-time work - is 31 hours, according to the figures. ...
Rise of the intern minority harms job hopes for the majority image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of April 2017 07:11:58 PM
....”. Samuel Nichols, 21, is about to finish the third year of a politics degree at King’s College London, and has just started working part-time for an MP, in a job that attracted 280 applicants. ...
Fertile ground image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 10:58:18 PM
....Lea von Bidder is co-founder of Ava, a firm that has developed a wearable bracelet and app for tracking a woman's fertile window in real time. "When it comes to fertility tracking, the current options require women to make it almost a part-time job to track their fertility," she says. ...
Peers push to reverse bereavement benefit changes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 01:53:48 PM
....”. Allister said the government was mistaken in front-loading the benefits and then cutting them off, arguing that if a mother or father died the surviving parent often needed to give several years of extra time and attention to their children, which could involve working part-time. ...
Gender pay gaps must be declared by UK companies image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 10:57:09 PM
.... . "In fact, it's more to do with the fact that women are expected to take quite a lot of time out of their jobs after they have children, which interrupts their career progression, and many switch to part-time work when they do return to work. ...
UK's gender pay rankings will put discrimination under spotlight image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of April 2017 12:16:22 PM
....5% gap five years earlier. The gap for all employees, full-time and part-time, has been coming down but was still 18. ...
The lost generation: ‘I’m 30-something and still depressed and broke’ image
.... After she gives me the £2,000 I feel guilty, but less so when I interrogate her finances. It turns out she has thousands of pounds of savings (including redundancy money from being laid off by Northern Rock); she works part-time at a Marks & Spencer; she gets a state pension (she’s 66 years old); she gets a final salary pension; she gets a winter fuel payment (£200); and she gets a free bus pass, which she doesn’t use as she’s got a BMW. ...
Help us fix Brexit labour shortage with Saturday jobs, say employers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 1st of April 2017 12:23:10 PM
....While nearly half of 16- to 17-year-old students were studying and working 10 years ago, it had declined to as little as 18% by 2014, a reality that the Employment Related Services Association says will be hard to fix unless radical changes are undertaken by the government, employers and the education sector. “The government has placed a big focus on work experience and trying to get young people into placements, but actually the main way people used to get experience of employment used to be by getting part-time work, whether it was agricultural work or in the coffee shop,” said Kirsty McHugh, the ERSA’s chief executive. ...
Measures to ensure your plans are as safe as houses image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 29th of March 2017 08:50:00 AM
.... . You should examine all your other options for raising income, such as taking on a part-time job, moving to a smaller home and making sure you are claiming all the state benefits that you are entitled to. ...
‘A truly terrible story, and not uncommon’ – our work expert responds image
.... I feel I’m wasting my life selling rubbish to people that don’t need another variant of shampoo, another type of insurance or another format of a painkiller. I’ve considered marketing within the charity sector or political communications, but maybe I’m missing something else? Salary isn’t a concern, neither is a title or whether the work is temporary, permanent, freelance, full- or part-time. ...
Call to give fathers allocated leave to improve uptake image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of March 2017 06:23:33 PM
....“While my employer said that I could take the leave, they would not pay me the statutory maternity pay, saying I would have to go unpaid … so I went back to work once my paternity leave came to an end,” he said. David, a marketing manager for an engineering company said: “Although my request for flexible working was granted, I often feel as though management are trying to catch me out and flippant remarks about my being a part-timer are commonplace. ...
How can I leave my job in ad-land and use my skills to do good? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 20th of March 2017 07:00:30 AM
.... I have considered marketing within the charity sector or political comms, but I think perhaps I’m missing something else. Salary isn’t a concern, title isn’t a concern, temporary/permanent/freelance/full-time or part-time isn’t a concern. ...
George Osborne told to choose whether to be MP or Standard editor image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of March 2017 11:32:55 AM
....”. The Tatton MP is said to have broken Acoba’s rules before, when he accepted a £650,000 part-time role with the investment firm BlackRock. ...
New bombshell for self-employed: pay 400% more NICs… or lose state pension image
....20 a year. Another Guardian reader got in touch to say that “nobody in the media” seems to have picked up on this, adding that many of the low-earners affected “will be people starting up and being self-employed for the first time, or those who can only work part-time because, perhaps, they have caring commitments for children, sick or elderly family members, or they work in low-paid sectors like the arts”. ...
‘Corrupt firms can make troublemakers’ lives intolerable’ – our work expert responds image
.... Your boyfriend doesn’t yet have the skills needed to make the money he’d like from operating. He needs to make assisting his full-time job; this is not compatible with his current job and is a big gamble – but there is no part-time way into film and TV. ...
George Osborne is laughing at us as he takes his Evening Standard job | Aditya Chakrabortty image
.... Their efforts have been rendered effectively useless by the former chancellor. The 45-year-old has treated his time in government as an elongated gap year – time served to give him the CV points to go off and make big-money speeches on Wall Street and land a part-time job in the industry he was meant to be regulating. ...
George Osborne facing calls to quit as MP over Evening Standard job image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 17th of March 2017 12:51:44 PM
.... “It’s slowly sinking in, the madness of it all. ” Another said Osborne’s expectation that he could do the job and be an MP “just shows the contempt he has for the newspaper, that he thinks being an editor is a part-time basis, that’s the real scandal”. ...
Slow burn image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of March 2017 06:27:47 PM
.... . In addition to the unemployed, it includes people who want to work but have given up looking (not counted as unemployed in the headline number) and part-time workers who would like longer hours. ...
UK unemployment falls to joint lowest rate since 1975 but wages stall image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of March 2017 11:27:55 AM
.... It was an increase of 101,000, or 13%, compared with the same period a year earlier. The ONS said people on zero-hours contracts, which do not guarantee a minimum number of work hours, were more likely to be young, female, part-time or in full-time education people in other employment. ...
Too many firms game the system. They should be transforming lives  | Aditya Chakrabortty image
....He’d ask advisers for help with training and draw a blank. He’d tell them about an interview for a part-time job and ask how that would affect his benefits. ...
Savers and Pensions: How the Chancellor's spring BUDGET plans can affect you  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 12th of March 2017 03:23:00 PM
....The Money Purchase Annual Allowance (MPAA) is designed to stop people recycling pension contributions to claim double tax relief, although it does not apply to 25 per cent tax free cash withdrawals. Kay Ingram, director of public policy at advisers LEBC Group, says this will hit vulnerable groups who have to dip into their pension early: “This may include those who give up work to care for elderly relatives, shift to part-time work because of health problems, or access their pensions while looking for work after being made redundant. ...
A helping hand with childcare: options to make your child and wallet happy image
. News that the UK ranks highly among the most expensive countries in the developed world for childcare will come as little surprise to those families spending an average of £6,000 a year on a single part-time nursery space. ...
‘Think of it as an utterly invaluable learning experience’ – our work expert responds image
....I’m concerned that the experience and knowledge gained from running a business will be devalued by it not having been successful, and worry that any past work experience is now invalid – particularly IT-related as it’s now 10-plus years since I worked in that sector. I’m doing part-time work to at least bring in some income. ...
US interest rate rise almost certain after bumper jobs growth image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 10th of March 2017 06:15:58 PM
....Also among the less-praised drivers of economic growth is the Affordable Care Act, Obama’s signature healthcare legislation, which Trump and congressional Republicans aim to repeal, said Elise Gould of the Economic Policy Institute, a Washington-based thinktank. There is “more voluntary part-time employment because people can now work part-time and get health insurance,” Gould said, “and then you also see more people self-employed for the same reasons; they have some of the economic risk moved off them. ...
The Guardian view on trust in politics: pledges and conventions matter | Editorial image
.... It carries authority that Mr Osborne can either cultivate or squander. In taking a £650,000 per year salary for a part-time job with a fund management company, Mr Osborne has signalled that he is uninterested in his reputation as a former steward of the nation’s finances, except insofar as it can be turned to the betterment of his personal finances. ...
Southwold: welcome to the town where business rates are set to rise 177% image
.... “The town’s post office is very important for the community. We will see an 81% increase – not the highest in Southwold but it is the equivalent to a part-time salary or a £6,000 drop in income. ...
Few will spot the difference in national insurance – at first | Patrick Collinson image
.... That’s because 79% of full-time self-employed workers are male. On the other hand, women outnumber men by three to two when it comes to low-paid, part-time self-employed work. ...
Lack of pension equality for same-sex couples 'is sexual discrimination' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of March 2017 12:05:48 PM
....”. The case is being heard alongside claims by a retired part-time judge over his accumulated pension rights. ...
Philip Hammond urged to pause cut in benefits for widowed parents image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of March 2017 09:00:38 AM
....It came after the Guardian received correspondence from widowed parents after reporting on Harrington’s comments. Kirsten – who describes herself as Fred’s mum on Twitter – said that she was working part-time on minimum wage to support her child. ...
‘I want a career rather than a series of jobs’ – our work expert responds image
.... Peter Bedson. I’m about to start a new job, my first with any prospect of real security after several years of juggling part-time, short-term contracts. ...
How can I explain that my startup firm fails to put food on the table? image
....I am concerned that my experience and knowledge gained from running a business will be devalued by it not having been successful and worry that any past work experience is now invalid (particularly IT as it is now 10+ years since I worked in that sector). I’m doing some part-time work to bring in some income. ...
Universal credit cuts hit families with children hardest, study finds image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of March 2017 10:00:46 AM
....Although universal credit was intended to boost household incomes by strengthening incentives for claimants to move into work or take on more hours, most families will be worse off than under the scheme’s original design, it says. Lone parents and couples where one parent works part-time to care for young children are hit particularly hard and face having have to find up to two days’ extra work a week to meet the shortfall in income from the cuts. ...
I'm starting a new job, but will need to take time off soon for therapy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 27th of February 2017 07:00:03 AM
.... We then print the best of your comments alongside Jeremy’s own insights. I’m about to start a new job, my first with any prospect of security after several years of juggling part-time, short-term contracts, and I’m keen to make a good impression. ...
When will Britons get a pay rise? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 26th of February 2017 03:05:50 PM
.... For instance, the Conservative Party MP Maria Miller warned last week that men also suffer from a lack of family support, as she unveiled an analysis by the parliamentary women and equalities committee of the government’s stance on closing the gender pay gap. She said men were increasingly likely to follow women into low paid part-time work and jobs well below their qualifications in order to spend more time with their children. ...

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