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Dawson A, Williams C, Akehurst G | Feb 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This report outlines the initial plans to evaluate three early years projects chosen by the OVO Foundation; Doorstep Library, Parental Engagement Network (PEN) and Tales Toolkit.
Feb 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 23 February 2021.
Wilson T, Papoutsaki D | Feb 2021 | IES/Youth Futures Foundation
This report sets out analysis of trends in youth participation in education and employment during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Transitions and TensionsParry J, Young Z, Bevan S, Veliziotis M, Baruch Y, Beigi M, Bajorek Z, Salter E, Tochia C | Feb 2021 | Economic & Social Research Council (ESRC)
This research examines how enforced working from home in the UK is changing how people want to work in the future and how organisations respond.
An evidence reviewRickard C, Brown D, Crowley L | Jan 2021 | CIPD
This report presents the findings from an evidence review that the Institute of Employment Studies was commissioned to carry out by the CIPD on digital and online learning within adult vocational education and in the workplace.
Jan 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 26 January 2021.
The impacts of the Covid-19 crisis on low-paid and insecure workersWilson T, Buzzeo J | Jan 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This is the final report of a mixed methods project exploring the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on low paid workers. The project has been funded by Standard Life Foundation.
Supporting Sussex learners and potential learnersWilliams J, Newton B, Pollard E, Williams C, Williams M | Jan 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
Sussex Learning Network commissioned IES to lead research into the implementation of a collaborative ‘Pan Sussex’ approach, ensuring all learners and potential learners in Sussex can make effective transitions within education and training as a protective measure against the economic storm created by the Covid-19 pandemic.
IES | Jan 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This is the IES submission for the 2021 Budget which will be held on 3 March. It argues that the Budget should prioritise action in eight areas to support a jobs recovery and labour market inclusion.
How employers and recruiters are overlooking the talents of over 50s workersEdwards M, Holmes J, Mason B, Bajorek Z | Jan 2021 | Centre for Ageing Better
This is the first report in a series from Ageing Better’s Good Recruitment for Older Workers (GROW) project.