Are you searching for a job? Or already working but need some advice on childcare or employment rights? This section offers a wide variety of news, views, guides and stories about subjects including returning to work, flexible working, maternity & parental leave, childcare, career advice and employment rights.
In the first part of a look at how childcare has been affected by Covid, we talk to the... read more
CV expert Andrew Fennell has some advice if you are being interviewed for a job via video. read more
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Forty-eight per cent of employees say family life has become a bigger priority over Covid, with men slightly more likely to say so, according to a new... read more
I am on a fixed-term contract which ends in July. I have had ongoing issues with my employer since I told them I was pregnant with workload, heavy... read more
Newly released government figures show 2,087 childcare settings in England have closed since the start of the year. read more
The workforce in the UK is changing. By 2020 1 in 3 workers will be over 50, and by 2030 half of all adults in the UK will be over 50.
Understanding the challenges and opportunities of an ageing population is vital if we want to create productive, innovative and inclusive multi-generational teams as we all lead longer working lives.
workingwise.co.uk is a job and community site specially focused on older workers looking for flexibility and improved work-life balance, and the employers who recognise what they have to offer.
Flexible working needs to be done properly, with an emphasis on job redesign. The process will benefit both employee and employer. read more
A new report warns of the dangers of false flexible working where people end up working all hours and the lines between work and family life are... read more
Almost all school students can return to school after the Easter holidays in Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales. read more