Category Archives: UK Employment

JobCentre Insider: ‘Stitching Up Claimants Is All Part Of Job’

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Last week Iain Duncan Smith met a whistle-blower who has worked for his Department for Work and Pensions for more than 20 years. Giving the Secretary of State a dossier of evidence, the former Jobcentre…

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Zero Hours Contract Workers Scared To Job Hunt

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Employees on zero hours schemes are too afraid to search for a new job and feel excluded from the sense of security other full-time workers enjoy, a study has shown. Conciliation service Acas said it…

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