Human Resources

By Martin Ford | September 14, 2018

Unions offered new pay rise to avert strike action

Unions offered new pay rise to avert strike action

A new pay offer has been put forward by councils in Scotland in a bid to avert industrial action.

Up to 130 jobs at risk at Somerset Council

Up to 130 jobs at risk at Somerset Council

By Mark Whitehead | September 4, 2018

Staff will be forced to take two days unpaid leave, up to 130 jobs could be lost, winter gritting will be cut and a park-and-ride service suspended under a package of proposals by Somerset County Council to save £13m.

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Thousands of council staff consulted over pay

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Appointment panels hold unconscious bias

Ian Thomas demands proportionate positive action to increase diversity in leadership positions.

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