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.
‘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.
Children’s interests cannot take second place to adult concerns, says a January 2018 report from Coram.
The Scottish Government, COSLA and the Scottish Refugee Council have launched a strategy to support refugees and asylum seekers in Scotland’s communities.
New Scots Refugee Integration Strategy (pdf), published in January 2018, aims to coordinate the efforts of organisations involved in supporting refugees and asylum seekers.
‘No community left behind’, this is from the government’s national plan to support children and young people to reach their full potential and local opportunity area plans, in December 2017.
A Fairer Scotland for All, published in December 2017, sets out the key actions Scottish Government will take over this Parliamentary session to drive positive change for minority ethnic communities.
Sexism in schools is endemic – but it is not inevitable, finds a December 2017 report from UK Feminista and the National Education Union (NEU).
The Joint Committee on Human Rights call for written submissions on freedom of speech in universities. The deadline for submissions is 15 December 2017.
Concerns have been raised about sexual harassment in all stages of education.
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.