Almost all NHS trusts in England plan to use their apprenticeship levy training fund, but would like more flexibility over how it could be spent.
A new NHS pay deal could give 1 million staff a 6.5% pay rise over the next three years, according to a report in The Guardian, but health workers may have to agree to give up a day's holiday in return.
Updated to include information on the FCA's proposals on the extension of the SMR and CR to all authorised firms.
The NHS recently called into question the cap on non-EU migrants coming into the UK, claiming it was blocking access to the medical skills it needs. Immigration law expert Jonathan Beech discusses the pitfalls and disadvantages of this 'one size fits all' limit.
The announcement of the pay awards for prison officers and police officers in England and Wales heralded an easing of the Government's public-sector pay restraint, but most employee groups in the public safety sector received increases in line with the policy of pay awards averaging 1% in 2017.
We analyse pay deals covering local authority employees for the period 2017-2018.
Are local authorities ready for Government 2.0? Roisin Woolnough looks at how public sector employers are responding to the push to go digital and the role of HR in doing so.
Updated to include information on the proposals to extend the SMR and CR to all FCA-regulated firms.
Updated to reflect training and competence requirements under MiFID II, effective from 3 January 2018.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to specific industry sectors.