Monthly Archives: April 2017

Brits Don’t Want Gimmicky Work Benefits

According to new research released by global recruitment specialist Michael Page, more than eight in ten (82%) Brits think businesses over-complicate workplace benefits, making them difficult to understand, and hard to use or claim. The survey – conducted among 1,000 … Continue reading

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New CQC Inspections to Focus on the Care of Children Living With Neglect

A new set of inspections will examine how local partner agencies – including local authorities, health and probation services and the police – are working together to protect children living with, or at risk of, neglect.  In particular, the inspections … Continue reading

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York Care Home Prosecuted by the CQC Ordered to Pay Over £150k

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) brought a prosecution against the owners of Lamel Beeches, a care home in York, following two offences of failing to provide safe care and treatment with one offence resulting in avoidable harm to a resident … Continue reading

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Number of University Students Using Tech to Cheat in Exams is on the Rise

The Guardian has published research into the number of university student’s cheating in exams by using tech such as mobile phones, watches and hidden earpieces. They found a rise in the number of students caught cheating of over 40% since … Continue reading

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Free University Course For Budding Screen Writers

The University of East Anglia is recruiting students for its free Introduction to Screenwriting course, starting on the 8th May 2017. Screenplays form the starting point for most dramatic films, the essential work from which all other filmmaking flows. All of … Continue reading

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