Age

Over 14 million people live with more than one long-term condition, study shows

22/05/2019

Almost one in four people are living with long-term multiple health conditions, according to new research.

Peers call for a rebalancing of policies ‘in favour of the young’

25/04/2019

House of Lords committee has recommended ending free TV licences for over-75s, lowering the age for free bus passes and scrapping the triple-lock on pensions.

Whitehall launches social care recruitment drive

12/02/2019

The Government has launched a new national recruitment campaign to help fill the 110,000 vacancies in the adult social care sector.

500 shared sites needed to end ‘age apartheid’, think tank says

05/01/2018

A think tank has called for the creation of hundreds of shared sites designed to bring young and old people together and end Britain’s ‘age apartheid’.

Highways jobs

Executive Director - Education, Leisure & Housing (ORK03434)

Orkney Islands Council
£93,353 (Including Distant Islands Allowance)
Looking for an Executive Director to lead and build on the already excellent reputation of a wide range of services, including... Orkney Islands
Recuriter: Orkney Islands Council

Contracts Manager - Core Service

Liverpool City Council
37.849 - 42.683 per year
The successful candidate will manage and maintain Highways partnerships and contractual arrangements to ensure effective, quality and value for... Liverpool, Merseyside
Recuriter: Liverpool City Council

Chief Executive Officer

Scottish Government/COSLA
£117,269 - £159,245 per annum
Public Health Scotland will be a new partnership between the Scottish Government and Local Government that will provide leadership across Scotland Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Recuriter: Scottish Government/COSLA

Education Welfare Officer

London Borough of Bexley
£27,474 - £31,401 plus essential car user allowance
You must either be an existing employee or a current agency worker with the London Borough of Bexley. Bexleyheath, London (Greater)
Recuriter: London Borough of Bexley

Social Worker - Scarborough

North Yorkshire County Council
£28,221 to £33,136
Are you a Social Work professional looking for your next challenge? North Yorkshire
Recuriter: North Yorkshire County Council

Local Government News

Latest issue - Local Goverrnemnt News

The March issue of Local Government News explores alternative funding channels that are available to councils beyond the Public Works Loan Board, what hurdles merging councils face in coming together, and how local government is handling GDPR.

This issue also has a special highways and street lighting section exploring how councils can use lighting to embark on their smart city journey and using IoT technology to weather the storm.

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