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Helping councils and combined authorities to support good work in their local areaAllen A, Orlando C, Wilson T, Higlett D-M | Aug 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
The Good Work project aims to evidence the benefits of engaging with local employers to create good work and how this can help local communities thrive, integrating a review of evidence with case studies of councils across a diverse range of local areas.
Evidence reviewSubosa M, Mansour J, Wilson T | Jul 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies / ReAct
The ReAct Partnership has reviewed a range of evidence on how behaviour change techniques have been used in different contexts in order to improve outcomes and make services work better.
Jul 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 19 July 2022.
Findings from the 2020/21 surveyNatCen, IES, Pensions Policy Institute | Jun 2022 | Department for Work and Pensions
Planning and Preparing for Later Life (PPLL) is a new, nationally representative survey of 2,655 40-75 year olds commissioned by the Department for Work and Pensions.
A study conducted by Mates in Mind and the Institute for Employment StudiesBevan S, Meek S, Lucy D | Jun 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
The aim of this project has been to provide evidence-based recommendations for practical tools which can be used to support self-employed construction workers who need mental health support.
Jun 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 14 June 2022.
Lucy D | May 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
This paper highlights three key reasons why workforce planning is critical right now for businesses and HR teams attempting to successfully navigate the tight labour market.
Interim research brief (year one)Pollard E, Osborne E, Williams C, Huxley C, Cetera R, Williams J, Cook J | May 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies / BMG
This interim research briefing presents emerging findings, based on the experiences of Early Career Teachers (ECTs), mentors and induction tutors, of the first term of the 2-year provider-led Early Career Framework (ECF) training programme.
May 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 17 May 2022.
Wilson T, Williams M | May 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
This paper, produced as part of the Local Government Association’s ‘Work Local’ programme, sets out analysis of differences between local labour markets in England. The analysis uses the Annual Population Survey alongside real-time vacancy data.