Charities

HR charity network partners with CIPD

The Charities HR Network (CHRN) has signed a new agreement with the CIPD to give it access to a range of training and accreditation opportunities.

Third sector organisations fail to pay living wage

Many charities and other third sector institutions are not paying all of their workers above the Living Wage, despite some being set up to help those most in need.

Employees have less time for fundraising post-COVID

More than half (55%) of UK employees think they’ll have less time to get involved with company fundraising efforts post-pandemic.

Tackle knife crime by creating meaningful work for young people, charities urge

Diversity & inclusion

Charities called on employers and the government to join forces to create more opportunities for young people and address the spike in knife crime

Poor charity cultures putting talent off

One in four (37%) people have been put off working for the charity sector by recent sexual harassment scandals, according to research from Kin&Co

The opportunity for HR in the third sector

Third sector HR roles offer huge breadth and depth, writes head of HR at the Motor Neurone Disease Association Peter Reeve