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The National Minimum Wage and Living Wage

New rates to apply from April 2020: aged 25 and over – £8.72 per hour; 21- to 24-year-olds – £8.20 per hour; 18- to 20-year-olds – £6.45 per hour; 16- to 17-year-olds – £4.55 per hour; apprentices – £4.15 per hour; (aged under 19 or aged 19 or over and in the first year of their […]

April Statutory Increases

The National Living wage and minimum wage Increases to apply from 1 April 2019: aged 25 and over – £8.21 per hour 21- to 24-year-olds – £7.70 per hour 18- to 20-year-olds – £6.15 per hour 16- to 17-year-olds – £4.35 per hour apprentices – £3.90 per hour Pension contributionsFrom April, the minimum contributions will […]

National minimum wage rates

National minimum wage rates – April 2018 The national living wage will increase, taking the current minimum level of pay for individuals aged 25 and over from £7.50 an hour to £7.83 an hour. The national minimum wage rate increases: 21- 24 year olds from £7.05 an hour to £7.38 an hour 18-20 year olds […]

Supervisor Skills Workshop

  I am organising a one day interactive and practical workshop, with trainer Shaun Topham on the 28th September 2015 in Thame, Oxfordshire.  If you would like to know more information please get in contact, it is going to be a great day. Summary of the course: This one-day workshop explores the principles and techniques required to be a successful […]

National Stress Awareness Day

We all live busy lives and life can become a balancing act. I was pleased to see this year’s National Stress Awareness Day theme was “stress: the balancing act”. As a working mum and chair of the local school PTFA I certainly understand the need to balance life, sometimes I get it right other times […]