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    Public sector pay freeze set to be announced

    Sandor Szmutko / Shutterstock.com Millions of public sector workers in England are likely to see their pay frozen next year, but NHS staff are set to be exempt from the freeze. According to the BBC, chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to restrict public sector pay in his Spending Review next week, which will set out […] More

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    Union warns of post-pandemic head teacher ‘exodus’

    Shutterstock An education union has warned of a post-Covid exodus of head teachers, with almost half who responded to a survey admitting they are less likely to remain in school leadership for as long as they had planned. The National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT) said there was a need for a “post-Covid revolution” of […] More

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    Teachers told to disable NHS contact-tracing app, claims union

    Shutterstock Teachers are being asked to disable the NHS Covid-19 contact-tracing app while at school in order to reduce the number of staff required to self-isolate, according to a union. The NASUWT claimed that headteachers and local councils’ public health teams were telling staff to either switch off their phone, disable the app or disregard […] More

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    HR in universities: “One day is never the same as the next”

    Joanne Marshall is head of Universities Human Resources and director of people and campus services at the University of Bradford Joanne Marshall has recently become the chair of Universities Human Resources, a body that supports people professionals across the higher education sector. With university HR teams facing unprecedented challenges due to a sharp rise in […] More