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Top jobs 'no go areas' for part timers

Top jobs 'no go areas' for part timers

Most of the best-paid occupations in Britain are ‘no-go’ areas for part-time workers, with fewer than one in seven employees in these top jobs working shorter hours, says the TUC.…

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Unemployment falls as more people are forced into part-time work or self employment

Unemployment falls as more people are forced into part-time work or self employment

Unemployment fell by 99,000 between August and October to reach 2.39m, but employment was boosted by record numbers of predominantly male part-time and self-employed workers, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.…

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Number of women in part-time jobs falls as full-time rises

Number of women in part-time jobs falls as full-time rises

Unemployment fell by 18,000 in the three months to August, with the number of full-time women rising and the number in part-time work falling, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.…

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Unemployment falls with a rise in full-time jobs

Unemployment falls with a rise in full-time jobs

The number of women in work rose to a five-year high between May and July this year, almost entirely fuelled by part-time jobs, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.…

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Majority of mums return to work part time or working flexibly following maternity leave

Majority of mums return to work part time or working flexibly following maternity leave

Some 83% of female employees move into part-time and/or flexible working roles on their return from maternity leave, according to new research with UK HR directors by leading recruitment specialist Robert Half. …

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