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29 July, 2020


A new policy paper from Sir Brendan Barber, ACAS Chair from 2014-2020, calls for fairer, more inclusive and flexible workplaces and a new workplace contract as the nation recovers from coronavirus.

Building back: Making working lives better uses insight from long before coronavirus, as well as knowledge gathered during the pandemic. The paper recognises that:


The Chartered Institute of Fundraising (IoF) has produced a series of recruitment guides to support the fundraising profession and wider VCSE sector in becoming more equal, diverse and inclusive profession.

8 July, 2020


NCVO has published its latest research on the state of the UK’s VCSE sector.

The Civil Society Almanac is published annually, providing a comprehensive overview of facts and figures relating to the voluntary sector.


BAND Ltd is running an online course for staff and managers in childcare and play settings, looking at resilience and mental health in the workplace. 

It will explore what stress is, how to increase resilience, look at what rights and responsibilities you have as an employer and employee, and show how to create a workplace wellbeing plan.

The course is linked to a range of Bristol Standard Dimensions, including relationships and interactions, and staffing, leadership and management. 

This training course will take place via Zoom.

Monday, 8 June, 2020 - 10:00 to 13:00


This webinar looks at the key concerns for HR professionals as we emerge from COVID-19 lockdown. Staggered working patterns, desk changes, extra cleaning and smaller meetings are just some of the considerations for workplaces after lockdown, and our four speakers will discuss them. 

Speakers are:

Tuesday, 2 June, 2020 - 13:00 to 14:00


Guidance on the UK Government’s Job Retention Scheme (Furlough) 


TrustLaw, the Thomson Reuters Foundation and Eversheds Sunderland have organised this webinar for organisations worried about contracts during COVID-19. It will cover the legal obligations of contracts, with advice from lawyers. 


Wednesday, 22 April, 2020 - 16:30 to 17:30

Managing people through the COVID-19 pandemic - SEUK

Social enterprise Roots HR will be delivering a webinar looking at the HR implications of COVID-19 delving into issues such as managing and paying your people through the pandemic. Roots HR are the UK's leading provider of HR services to the social sector. The webinar will be delivered by Jan Golding, the founder and CEO of the business and will take place at 11am.

Tuesday, 24 March, 2020 - 11:00 to 12:00
28 January, 2020


The NCVO has launched a new report, The Road Ahead 2020, which reviews how the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector operates, and identifies areas for improvement.

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20 January, 2020


Do you know a BAME or equality group that would benefit from a leadership programme? 


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