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Labour’s Substitute Teacher Register would increase costs for schools

by Alan Little

27 September 2018, Comments 0

The Labour Party’s recent proposal for a new Substitute Teacher Register to curtail the “spiralling costs” of engaging supply teachers has been questioned by […]


IPSE: Labour leader’s pledge to tackle exploitation must include action against misuse of ICTs

by Alan Little

18 December 2014, Comments 0

The Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed (IPSE) has responded to Labour leader Ed Miliband’s pledge on Tuesday to clamp down on […]


Labour leader’s remarks about “cowboy” recruiters draw angry industry backlash

by Alan Little

25 November 2014, Comments 0

Recruiters have criticised remarks made by Ed Miliband’s yesterday. The Labour party leader vowed to clamp down on “cowboy recruitment agencies” operating in the […]


Labour is wrong to attack Uber and should create a new freelancer friendly taxation system instead, says IPSE

by Alan Little

25 September 2014, Comments 5

As the 2015 general election approaches, the campaign for government recognition of the UK’s expanding freelancing and contracting community continues to gather momentum. The […]