Tag Archives: Workforce

Are EU staff leaving the charity sector?

This blog post discusses what the latest Civil Society Almanac data shows us about the fall in European staff working in the sector. Continue reading

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Pale, male and stale? What I learned while researching diversity and volunteering

Why there is a lack of diversity among those who get involved in volunteering, and how organisations can tackle this. Continue reading

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Public Policy Round-Up: March 2018

This blog provides a summary of some of the key policy and regulatory developments affecting charities in the month of March 2018 Continue reading

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Safeguarding: do you need to update what you’re doing?

Safeguarding has shot to the top of the sector’s agenda in the wake of the revelations from international development charities. This blog talks about what safeguarding is and the resources available to support with safeguarding. Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: February 2018

This month's round-up includes: new research on the views of commissioners, a Home Office initiative to highlight issues within policing, the latest trends in our new Road Ahead report, and more Continue reading

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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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