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OLD VIC seeks 100+ actors UNPAID


UPDATED 30 July 2010 This Old Vic ad has been removed from the Arts Council ‘Artsjobs’ Website: (click image for full size version) The above advert placed in ArtsJobs (the Arts Council’s website) seems to have been trawling for 100+ … Continue reading

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I asked for NMW and I was fired…


If your employer dismisses you for particular reasons related to the NMW, the dismissal will be automatically unfair and you can complain to an Employment Tribunal. The reasons are: that you took, or said you would take, any action to get … Continue reading

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Equity conference resolves new action on NMW at ARC


Equity has resolved to take new action to lobby the government educate employers and performers at their 2010 conference.  Equity representatives meet once a year in an ARC (Annual Representative Conference) so that regional/local branches of the union can put … Continue reading

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