Employers are losing out on a huge talent pool by not considering people with criminal records for employment.
Poor morale and concerns over mandatory vaccinations mean that the care sector is struggling to keep roles filled.
With the furlough scheme having now come to an end, the government has announced additional support for employers in the form of an extension to the Plan for Jobs. Moving forward, it will be down to...
Almost two thirds (63%) of business leaders have said they are struggling to recruit as candidates lack the specialist skills and relevant experience they need.
Speaking at the Conservative Party Conference yesterday (4 October), chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a further £500 million to help alleviate the jobs and skills crisis. While extended job support...
The UK points-based immigration system, effective from 1 January this year, must change to ease worker crisis, a new report urges.
Less than half (46%) of employers use data to identify skills gaps in their organisation, according to a new report by the CIPD and Omni.
Vacancies at hospitality businesses are more than twice as difficult to fill than other industries, with travel restrictions to the UK cited as a major hindrance.
It’s really no secret; the hospitality sector has been changed forever by the pandemic.
There were a total of 1.66 million active job adverts in the UK at the end of August, with HGV drivers and nurses in the highest demand.
According to the CIPD, almost six in ten (57%) HR professionals have said they have suffered staff shortages in the last month due to employees being told to self-isolate by the NHS Test and Trace...