Time Out intern to earn “princely” sum of £2 per day

Time Out intern to earn “princely” sum of £2 per day

GRADUATE FOG CHALLENGES CHEAPSKATE MAGAZINE OVER SHAMELESS ADVERT *NEWSFLASH! TIME OUT’S EDITOR IN CHIEF INSISTS THIS INTERNSHIP IS JUST ‘WORK EXPERIENCE’ – SCROLL TO COMMENTS BELOW* The events and listings magazine Time Out has advertised for...
Call that a graduate salary, Ma’am? The Queen pays just £6.41 an hour

Call that a graduate salary, Ma’am? The Queen pays just £6.41 an hour

BUCKINGHAM PALACE GRADUATE HR ROLE OFFERS JUST £12,500 PER YEAR, WELL BELOW THE LONDON LIVING WAGE An advert has been posted for a full-time, six-month graduate HR internship at Buckingham Palace, paying just £6.41 an hour, despite it requiring candidates to have...
Unpaid STUDENT internships – the newest way to rip off the young!

Unpaid STUDENT internships – the newest way to rip off the young!

THREE-MONTH UNPAID INTERNSHIPS SHOULD BE PART OF EVERY DEGREE, SAYS NEW REPORT A new report commissioned by the government has shocked students and graduates by suggesting that every university student should complete up to 12 weeks of interning as part of their...
“Asda workfare reference didn’t even get my gender right,” says young jobseeker

“Asda workfare reference didn’t even get my gender right,” says young jobseeker

SHODDY LETTER IS A POOR REWARD FOR FIVE WEEKS’ UNPAID LABOUR A young jobseeker has revealed publicly his reference from supermarket giant Asda, in which the author couldn’t even be bothered to get his gender right. Former music student Joseph Wilson had...
Hate workfare? You’re an ‘extremist militant’ says the Daily Mail

Hate workfare? You’re an ‘extremist militant’ says the Daily Mail

AND PAPER ATTACKS GUARDIAN REPORTER SHIV MALIK FOR HIS BRILLIANT REPORTING ON THE ISSUE Thousands of decent, law-abiding citizens have today been labelled ‘extremists’  and ‘militants’ in today’s Daily Mail for arguing that a day’s...