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UK Mums Earning Less Because of Part Time Jobs Bias

New research has revealed how UK mums are earning less throughout their careers, at least part of which can be put down to the bias of part time work for their demographic. The UK gender pay gap has been pretty stubborn for many years and is still running at around 20 per cent. The new […]

A Third Of Gig Economy Workers Have Multiple Part Time Jobs

Just under a third of people working in the UK ‘gig economy’ say they are holding down multiple part time jobs according to new research by insurance specialist Zurich UK. The flexible gig economy, where temporary jobs and part time positions are the norm, gives some element of freedom for many people who can’t commit […]

Are Young People Prioritising Exams Over Part Time Jobs With Work Experience?

The number of young people under 16 with a part time job has dropped by 20 per cent since 2012, according to newly released figures. The statistics, released under the Freedom of Information Act, reveal that the number of child work permits given to companies looking to employ under 16s in traditional ‘Saturday jobs’ has […]

A Third Of 50-64 Year Olds In The UK Now Unemployed

Worrying new figures from charity group ‘Centre for Ageing Better’ show that almost a third of UK people aged 50-64 are now out of work. That amounts to over three and a half million people, who often have bags of experience, being kept out of employment even though they frequently want to be back in […]

Pursuit Marketing To Offer Term-Time Only Jobs For Parents

Glasgow-based tech and IT specialist firm Pursuit Marketing has started a new programme which will offer term-only time jobs, thus hoping to attract more parents into the workplace on a part time basis. Apart from positions within the education sector itself, such as teaching, the 10 new term-time only jobs would appear to be the […]

New Accenture Internships Could Help Returners Back To Work

Accenture has launched a new internship scheme which could help people who’ve taken a career break get back into the workplace. The new Accenture scheme is called Break|Through and is designed to help people who have previous technology work experience, but who have taken time out from the workplace, to ease back into a career […]

Fancy A Crafty Part Time Job? Why Not Be A Beer Tester?

If you are looking for some thirsty work, then this here opportunity could be the perfect part time job for you… Meantime Brewing Company are now looking for keen beer appreciators to work on a part time basis tasting their latest innovative beers – and you’ll get paid for doing it! Could this be the […]

Aldi To Create 4,000 Full & Part Time Jobs In The UK

German discount supermarket Aldi has announced plans for 70 new stores which will create around 4,000 full and part time jobs in the UK. The new Aldi supermarkets will be located all across the United Kingdom with an average of more than 50 full or part time vacancies being created at each new store. A […]

Lidl To Create 500 Full & Part Time Jobs In Exeter

Lidl, the German discount supermarket chain, is to open a new Regional Distribution Facility in the South West this November, a move which will create up to 500 full and part time jobs in Exeter. It will be Lidl’s twelfth Regional Distribution Facility in the United Kingdom, adding to their existing locations at Belvedere, Bridgend, […]

Firstsource To Create 500 Full & Part Time Jobs In Middlesbrough

Call centre firm Firstsource has created 500 new full and part time jobs in Middlesbrough by expanding operations at its existing offices on Teesside. Firstsource already employs 180 people in full and part time roles at its Middlesbrough call centre and announced in June that it was almost tripling its headcount with 350 new members […]

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