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REC hits back at Milliband’s recruitment comments as ‘silly business bashing’

Responding to reports in the papers alledging that Labour Leader, Ed Miliband criticised “rogue” employment agencies, recruiting exclusively from abroad, for driving the high levels of low-skilled migration to the UK (FT 24 November 2014) the chief executive of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation Kevin Green hit back at length, saying: “This is just silly. It’s another episode…

Permanent salaries rising at fastest rate for seven years

 Faster increase in permanent salaries but temp pay growth eases Sharper decline in candidate availability Growth of staff appointments eases but remains strong Summary The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG Report on Jobs – published today – provides the most comprehensive guide to the UK labour market, drawing on original survey data provided…

Select Appointments enter into partnership with REC

Leading recruitment franchise business Select Appointments is delighted to announce a brand partnership with the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) the official body for the UK recruitment industry. David Buist, Director of Franchise Development at Select Appointments said: “We are very pleased to be entering into a business partnership with the REC which is recognised as the…

REC reports vacancy growth and temp billings at 15-year high

Strongest rise in permanent placements since March 2010 Temp billings increase at fastest pace in over 15 years Permanent salary growth highest since October 2007 Summary: The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG Report on Jobs – published today – provides the most comprehensive guide to the UK labour market, drawing on original survey…

Government decision to discontinue Quality Mark a retrograde step – REC

Responding to an announcement issued yesterday by the Department for Education that it does not intend to continue the Quality Mark scheme beyond the end of the current contract on 31st March this year, the Recruitment and Employment Confederation’s chief executive Kevin Green said: “We are extremely disappointed with David Laws’ decision not to continue…

Government decision to discontinue Quality Mark a retrograde step – REC

Responding to an announcement issued today by the Department for Education that it does not intend to continue the Quality Mark scheme beyond the end of the current contract on 31st March this year, the Recruitment and Employment Confederation’s chief executive Kevin Green said: “We are extremely disappointed with David Laws’ decision not to continue…

planIT joins REC Business Partnership Scheme

Specialist accountancy and tax services firm planIT have joined the Recruitment and Employment Confederation’s (REC) Business Partnership Scheme. planIT Services Limited is a firm of Chartered Accountants who offer specialised services to contractors and as part of the partnership with the REC they will be offering REC members free self-assessment tax advice. REC chief executive…