we want to make sure that this recognition of caring and essential work and the injustice of wide spread low pay in these sectors to remain in the forefront of public debate.
Posts Tagged ‘Living Wage’
Cardiff has been recognised as a Living Wage City as part of the new ‘Making Living Wage Places’ scheme. A group of prominent Cardiff employers joined forces to form the Cardiff Living Wage Action Group and launched their 3 year action plan to begin ‘Making Cardiff a Living Wage City’.
Recent action research by Bay Citizens uncovered numerous incidences of graduates and skilled people not even getting to interview stage with local employers recruiting within 5 minutes walking distance of their homes in Butetown.
We are delighted to announce that the 2020 Living Wage Champion Awards are NOW OPEN for individuals and organisations that have made an outstanding contribution to the Living Wage movement. The awards are open to all accredited Living Wage Employers, Recognised Service Providers and individuals who have gone above and beyond to promote the real […]
241,000, or 1 in 5 jobs in Wales still pay below the real Living Wage, which today rises to £9.30 an hour in Wales – Cardiff becomes the first major urban area in the UK to be awarded ‘Living Wage City’ status as a result of an ambitious 3-year partnership between communities, employers and Cardiff Council […]