HR Insights Monthly Archives: September 2015

Apprenticeships – A Great Opportunity & A Note of Caution

  There has been considerable publicity surrounding apprentices recently and the number of businesses recruiting apprentices has increased enormously. My understanding is that the Prime Minister wants there to be 3 million apprentices in the UK. Apprentices can undoubtedly provide considerable benefit to many organisations and give employers a chance to train, grow and develop… Read more »

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Scotland Scraps Employment Tribunal Fees

Yesterday Nicola Sturgeon announced that employment tribunal fees in Scotland would be ended, as she unveiled her government’s forthcoming legislative programme. You may be aware that Unison recently lost its legal challenge to tribunal charges in England. Whilst many people feel that charging in England is here to stay, Unison intend to challenge that ruling and… Read more »

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