Tag Archives: Workforce

Oxfam and Haiti: Next steps for charities

At NCVO, we believe that the world is changed for good by charities. We also recognise that doing good is, on its own, not enough. How we deliver our work is just as important. In light of the coverage of Oxfam in recent days, we have begun to reflect on the implications and next steps for charities more generally. Continue reading

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New updated member content: Volunteering and the Law

In light of NCVO's new volunteering and the law content, this blog post outlines the legal differences between an employee/worker, volunteer and voluntary worker, and explains how this might be relevant to your organisation. Continue reading

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Low pay in the voluntary sector

John Hume, chair of the Living Wage Friendly Funders’ Committee and chief executive of the People’s Health Trust, discusses a new report on low pay. Continue reading

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What’s it like in government? We can help set up your own ‘day in the life’

Applications are open for this year's ‘A Day in the Life’ work shadowing programme Continue reading

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Five numbers that describe the European Union workforce in the UK voluntary sector

A look at the statistics around European Union nationals working in the UK voluntary sector today, with comparison to the workforce as a whole or other sectors Continue reading

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A manifesto for employment: How government can help people build skills and get a job

How replacing EU programmes and making it easier for unemployed people to volunteer could help people into employment Continue reading

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What does the new UK Civil Society Almanac tell us?

Some of the headline findings on the voluntary sector from the latest research Continue reading

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Here to help: NCVO’s practical support for 2017/18

Our main plans to improve the practical support available to you Continue reading

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Mind the gender pay gap

New government legislation and what the statistics tell us Continue reading

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The Road Ahead: What will 2017 mean for charities?

A taster of NCVO's Road Ahead 2017 report, which looks at the key drivers shaping the future of the voluntary sector by carrying out a PEST analysis. Continue reading

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