Employment

State of the Sector Survey Goes Live

14 Oct 2015Rachel Shannon ResearchState of the Sector, Charitable giving, Employment, Funding, Fundraising, Sector Issues

NICVA has launched its 7th State of the Sector survey. The survey has been circulated to nearly 4,500 voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations and we need to hear from you. 

The future of zero-hours contracts in Northern Ireland

27 Feb 2015Bob Harper Centre for Economic EmpowermentEmployment

The Minister for Employment and Learning has outlined his position on the future of zero-hours contracts in Northern Ireland.

TUPE

10 Jul 2014CollaborationNICollaboration, Employment, Merger

When deciding whether to collaborate or merge all organisations must consider whether the employment legislation referred to as TUPE applies in relation to contracts of employment for their staff and, if so, what impact this will have on any process.

TUPE

10 Jul 2014CollaborationNICollaboration, Employment, Merger

When deciding whether to collaborate or merge all organisations must consider whether the employment legislation referred to as TUPE applies in relation to contracts of employment for their staff and, if so, what impact this will have on any process.

Zero Hours Contracts Consultation

24 Jun 2014Jenna Maghie PolicyEmployment

The Department for Employment and Learning has released a consultation on Zero Hours Contracts in Northern Ireland.

Making Employability Work

2 May 2014Eoin Rooney Centre for Economic EmpowermentEmployment, Unemployment

With unemployment high on the political agenda, it's time to scrutinise the effectiveness of employability schemes.

Generation Y

5 Feb 2014Elizabeth Hendron Centre for Economic EmpowermentEmployment, Economy, Economy

Ed Howker, one of the keynote speakers at our Creating the Good Economy - For Life conference in January wrote this article for us to highlight some of the issues faced by Generation Y.

Creating the Good Economy for Generation Y

31 Jan 2014Eoin Rooney Centre for Economic EmpowermentEmployment, Unemployment

NICVA's Centre for Economic Empowerment (CEE) held a major conference in Belfast on Friday 31 January, looking at issues faced by Generation Y – people born after 1979.

Top Ten Findings State of the Sector 6

4 Apr 2012Rachel Shannon ResearchState of the Sector, Charitable giving, Employment, Funding, Fundraising, Sector Issues, Volunteering

State of the Sector VI provides high level statistics on the various types of resources available to the sector and the relationship between voluntary and community organisations, government, funders and the general public.