Special report: Manpower in firing line as CWU steps up campaign against Swedish Derogation

Controversy over the Agency Workers Regulations (AWR) has reignited with the Communications Workers Union (CWU) accusing Manpower of cynically exploiting a “legal loophole” in the regulations to avoid paying more than 1,000 call centre workers the same as their agency colleagues.

Wed, 16 Jan 2013

Controversy over the Agency Workers Regulations (AWR) has reignited with the Communications Workers Union (CWU) accusing Manpower of cynically exploiting a “legal loophole” in the regulations to avoid paying more than 1,000 call centre workers the same as their agency colleagues.

The union today [Wednesday 16 January] will stage a series of...

To continue reading this article you need to be registered with Recruiter . Registration is FREE and only takes minutes. Register here or sign in below if you already have an account.

Already registered? Login

Don't have an account?

Register for FREE today to access all premium online content and select your email preference.

We're here to help

If you have queries about accessing premium content, contact a Recruiter sidekick at mysidekick@recruiter.co.uk for more information or call +44 (0) 208 950 9117.

Katie George

Pitching for culture

Something approaching unabashed joy dances across Katie George’s face at virtually every juncture

Marketing & Sales, Retail 13 August 2018

Myth 5: Purpose is a one-off internal campaign

With 15% of employees engaged worldwide with their work, you’d struggle to over-estimate the ongo

2 July 2018
Insight Employees in and out of building Ikon

Rewards and referrals: ERPs are here to stay

Employee referral programmes (ERPs) are a popular method of recruitment for in-house recruiters,

HR 18 June 2018

Purpose is just for Millennials: Myth 4

It’s no secret that a great purpose helps businesses to recruit and retain the best people.

24 April 2018
Top