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Orlando C, Jeffreys C, Mistry L | Dec 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This webinar outlines the findings from the latest IES youth-centred research on young people’s views of good quality work and support, the quality of their experiences in work, and the impact of the pandemic.
Summary and evidence report of an assessment of mental health needs and support approachesNewton B, Patel R, Akehurst G, Alexander K, Byford M, Rickard C, Ebanks-Silvera DJ, Buzzeo J, Cook J, White-Smith G | Dec 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
The aims of the study were to bring together insights into London’s FE learner population with existing evidence on the dimensions of mental health and wellbeing and new primary research with stakeholders, and London’s providers and learners.
Toolkit for employers, careers advisors and hiring platformsJaser Z, Petrataki D, Starr R, Oyarbide E, Newton B, Williams J | Nov 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
A toolkit looking at how Asynchronous Video Interviews (AVIs) are being used in recruitment, and the implications for job-seekers, platforms and employers.
A report for the Health Foundation's 'Young People's Future Health Inquiry'Orlando C | Nov 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This report takes a youth-centred approach to explore young people’s perspectives on what good quality work and support mean to them and the impact of the pandemic on their perceptions and experiences of work.
Exploring diversity, progression and retention in engineeringCockett J, Williams M, Pollard E, Garner O, Cook J | Nov 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This report presents the findings of a study to explore diversity in engineering and how this has changed over the last 10 years.
IES | Nov 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 16 November 2021.
Bevan S | Nov 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This paper looks at why emotion and mood at work has become such a commodity and explores the science behind the explosion of mood tracking apps.
A good practice guideWilson S, Edwards M, Mason B, Akehurst G, Patel R | Nov 2021 | RSSB
This guide has been created for those who are responsible for influencing employee wellbeing in the rail environment.
Wilson S, Edwards M, Mason B, Akehurst G, Patel R | Nov 2021 | RSSB
This research aims to understand the influences within the rail work environment that contribute to unhealthy behaviours and identify effective solutions to enable employees to make positive health choices
Williams J, Newton B, Allen A, Lanceley L, Garner O, Cook J, Clarke V, Suarez S, Neary S, Blake H, Clarke L | Oct 2021
A process evaluation commissioned by the Department of Education to track the implementation of Wave 1 of the Skills Bootcamps (employer-led training initiatives).