Fall in jobseekers suggests skills shortages post-Brexit

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The number of people applying for both permanent and temporary jobs is at its lowest in 16 months according to the latest labour market figures from the Recruitment & Employment Confederation sparking fears that a post-Brexit skills shortage may have already started. While all sectors saw some demand for permanent staff despite a slowdown, engineering was the most […]

New super-exam for solicitor training

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From September 2020, the traditional GDL and LPC training route for solicitors will be replaced with the new Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE). One of the aims of the new exam is to make sure that all solicitors are trained to the same professional standard and those part-way through their training will have a choice over which […]