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Evaluation of Mind's mental health and resilience training for new recruits to the Blue Light sectorHuxley C, Wilson S, Gay R, Hey L | Oct 2018 | Mind
This report contains the findings from our evaluation of Mind's training interventions for new recruits in the Blue Light services in England and Wales.
A survey report of recruitment, retention and career aspirations of the optometric workforce, for the Association of OptometristsRobinson D, Edwards M, Cockett J, Hey L | Oct 2018 | Association of Optometrists
The Association of Optometrists (AOP) commissioned IES to carry out an online survey of the optometry profession. The main focus of the survey was to explore the career aspirations of optometrists in the UK, also testing their attitudes towards their work and their profession.
Gloster R, Edwards M, Spiegelhalter K, Newton B, Hirsh W | Sep 2018 | Centre for Ageing Better
This report produced by IES on behalf of the Centre for Ageing Better and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation explores what large employers are doing to support employees in their mid-life through to retirement.
Final reportNewton B, Hillage J, Buzzeo J | Sep 2018 | Department for Education
This report presents the findings of IES' evaluation of the 18-21 Work Skills Pilot 1, a randomised controlled trial conducted with young Jobseeker's Allowance claimants aged 18-21 who could not provide evidence of possessing Level 2 Maths and English skills.
Neville P | Sep 2018 | Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Paul Neville's slides from IES HR workshop Job/work engagement: Understanding a different aspect of engagement, 13 September, 2018.
Sep 2018 | Institute for Employment Studies
Information sheet from IES' Megan Edwards presented to delegates at an IES HR workshop: Job/work engagement: Understanding a different aspect of engagement, 13 September, 2018.
Carter N | Sep 2018 | Universities and Colleges Employers Association (UCEA)
Nicola Carter's slides from IES HR workshop Job/work engagement: Understanding a different aspect of engagement, 13 September, 2018.
Robinson D | Sep 2018 | Institute for Employment Studies
Dilys Robinson's slides from IES HR workshop Job/work engagement: Understanding a different aspect of engagement, 13 September, 2018
Mellors-Bourne R, Metcalfe J, Pollard E | Sep 2018 | The Royal Society
This report presents the findings from the first survey of people involved in the career pathway tracker of researchers taking part in Royal Society fellowships. IES, in partnership with researchers from the Careers Research & Advisory Centre (CRAC) and Vitae, supported the development of the tracking tool.
IES Perspectives on HR 2018Edwards M | Sep 2018 | Institute for Employment Studies
Organisations need to recognise that there are different levels of employee engagement and distinguish between job engagement and organisational engagement. In doing so, how can employers and HR then leverage this distinction to meet desired business outcomes more effectively?