Two-thirds of London’s nurseries risk closure within the year

9 March 2021

Research conducted by the Early Years Alliance and Ceeda on behalf of the Mayor of London has found that 64% of nurseries and 56% of childminders consider their services to be at immediate risk of closure or to be facing potential closure in the next 12 months.

Strongest employment intentions reported since onset of pandemic

8 March 2021

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.

Employers should encourage staff to have the vaccine

4 March 2021

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.