New Team Member Joins THE Agency

On September 29, 2011, in THE blog, by Site Admin

As September runs in October we’re excited to announce the addition of a new member to our team. Louise Smith (pictured above) has been appointed as a Recruitment Consultant with us at THE Agency. She’ll be working alongside our Managing Director Kim Barnes-Evans FIRP in the day to day running of our temporary and permanent […]

AWR Seminar Hits the Spot with Local Employers

On September 23, 2011, in THE blog, by Site Admin

In conjunction with HR consultants Red Elephant HR and employment lawyers, CLR Law: earlier this week THE Agency ran a complimentary breakfast briefing in Cleckheaton for local employers on how they can cope with the forthcoming Agency Workers Regulations 2010 (AWR) which come into force on the 1st October 2011. Attendees included HR Directors, Recruitment Managers and other HR […]

Agency Workers Regulations (AWR) Free Seminar

On September 8, 2011, in THE blog, by Site Admin

From 1st October 2011 the Agency Workers Regulations (AWR) that Parliament passed into law last year, will come into force. BZWDFJ26TMJM These regulations aim to give agency and temporary workers the same fair treatment, pay, holidays and working rights that apply to permanent employees. However a recent industry report indicates that 37% of firms are […]

Agency Workers Directive AWR (October 2011)

On January 11, 2011, in THE blog, by Site Admin

As we move into our 5th year of trading, once again we have many legislative changes that will affect our industry and the clients that we deal with. The most important one being the Agency Workers Directive AWR (October) which derives from European legislation designed to give temporary agency workers parity in pay and employment […]