According to the latest Labour Market Outlook published by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and Adecco, UK employers are reporting their strongest employment intentions in a year and the country could be close to its unemployment peak.
The UK has decided to align with advice from the World Health Organisation (WHO) on ethical recruitment to promote effective, fair and sustainable international recruitment practices in the health and care sectors.
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has published practical guidance for employers to help them to understand their responsibilities towards staff and support them as the vaccine rollout continues.
The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has launched a public consultation after councils in Cumbria, North Yorkshire and Somerset submitted proposals for reorganisation in their area by creating a single tier of local government.
Introducing his second Budget, emphasising that he will still do “whatever it takes”, Chancellor Rishi Sunak said that his focus was on preventing the growth of unemployment as the country emerges from the latest lockdown.