Home / Tag Archives: pay

Tag Archives: pay

MoJ outsourced service workers set to strike over pay

The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) is expected to be forced to close for the duration of a 48 hour strike by security guards, cleaners and receptionists between 21-23 January organised by the trade union United Voices of the World (UVW). ...

Read More »

FM firms up hourly rate for skills-short roles as Brexit looms

Facilities management firms are turning to financial incentives to lure top contract talent as the Brexit vote drives EU citizens out of the UK, according to data from Engage Technology Partners. The staffing software supplier’s pay data has revealed that ...

Read More »

Total Solutions gains Living Wage recognition

Facilities services provider, Total Solutions Group, has been accredited with Recognised Service Provider status by the Living Wage Foundation. Total Solutions Group has made the commitment to always offer the real Living Wage in all proposals to clients and to ...

Read More »

JLL UK given dual accreditation by Living Wage Foundation

JLL UK and its internal design and fit-out business Tetris have been certified with the Living Wage Employer Mark, as announced by the Living Wage Foundation this week. As a Living Wage employer, all of JLL’s directly employed staff will ...

Read More »

Worst excuses for not paying staff minimum wage revealed

The government has published 10 of the most bizarre excuses being used by company bosses for underpaying workers the National Minimum Wage. The list has been released to coincide with its new £1.7 million awareness campaign to encourage workers to check ...

Read More »

Aramark hospital workers walk out over pay conditions

Approximately 200 of Aramark’s cleaners and domestic staff across four hospitals in London are today (21 March) staging a one-day strike over pay. Many of the company’s hospital employees are currently paid £7.38 an hour, which is more than £2 below the ...

Read More »

Cleanin’ up attitudes

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has recently launched The Cleaning Taskforce. Supported by industry bodies like the British Cleaning Council and a multitude of firms, including Servest, the taskforce aims to: • Promote employers’ compliance with employment law and ...

Read More »

CAM rewarded for paying London Living Wage

Working at height experts, CAM Specialist Support has been awarded the London Borough of Lewisham’s Employer of the Year award for its commitment to its staff, including paying the London Living Wage. The award was presented to Matt Johnson, managing director, by ...

Read More »

Canary Wharf Group signs up to Living Wage movement

Canary Wharf Group has become the first major UK Property and Construction company to be accredited as a London Living Wage employer, and will now ensure that everyone working for the Group, regardless of whether they are permanent employees or contractors, ...

Read More »

Interserve staff at BBC vote to strike

The media and entertainment union BECTU has announced that its members working for facilities management contractor Interserve at the BBC have voted for industrial action. The dispute focuses on planned changes to work practices which BECTU believes will seriously compromise the ...

Read More »