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Part-time jobs harder to find in London, says report

Part-time jobs harder to find in London, says report

Part-time jobs are less easy to find in London resulting in women being less likely to be in jobs in the capital than elsewhere in the UK, according to a new study.…

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GP plan for returners and those with young families

GP plan for returners and those with young families

A plan to help GPs who have taken a career break to return to the profession and to encourage those considering a break to keep one foot in medicine is being launched this week.…

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Working mums face near constant disruption to their careers

Working mums face near constant disruption to their careers

Working mothers face disruption to their careers throughout their children's lives, according to a new survey by the Guardian and Netmums. …

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Many employer attitudes to pregnant women 'stuck in the 70s'

Many employer attitudes to pregnant women 'stuck in the 70s'

The attitudes of many employers towards pregnant women are still stuck in the 1970s – with the sacking, bullying and sidelining of expectant mothers commonplace, says a new report from the TUC.…

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Number of women in work stays high as unemployment falls

Number of women in work stays high as unemployment falls

The unemployment rate has fallen to 6.0%, with the number of women in employment reaching the joint highest since comparable records began in 1971, according to the latest statistics from the Office for National Statistics.…

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