National Union of Students vacancy: Learning and Development Consultant

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The National Union of Students (NUS) is recruiting a Learning and Development Consultant on a permanent basis in either London, Macclesfield or home-based. Applications close on 20 February 2018.

The post-holder will project manage new initiatives to increase NUS’ Learning and Development Offering. They will also work with stakeholders to develop engaging and innovative learning materials and activities.

Find out more on the NUS website.

Stonewall report: LGBT in Britain

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‘More than a quarter of trans people (28 per cent) in a relationship in the last year have faced domestic abuse from a partner’ says a January 2018 report (pdf) from Stonewall.

This report exposes the impact that discrimination, violence and exclusion is having on trans people’s quality of life in Britain today.

Women’s Budget Group, Runnymede Trust, RECLAIM and Coventry Women’s Voices report: Intersecting Inequalities, The Impact of Austerity on Black and Minority Ethnic Women in the UK

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Female lone parents, who make up 92% of all lone parents, will lose on average services worth over £4,900 (over 10% of their standard of living). Black women are overrepresented among single parent households.

This is according to a 2017 October report from the Women’s Budget Group, Runnymede Trust, RECLAIM and Coventry Women’s Voices.