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UK Employment Rate Continues To Rise Y-O-Y

Posted: 23rd April 2019 in Pre-employment Screening

Recent figures show that the employment rate for those aged 16 to 64 years old reached 76.1 per cent in February 2019.


How To Tackle The Challenges Of Remote Working

Posted: 10th April 2019 in Background Checks

A recent article looked at the challenges of hiring a remote workforce, and of the benefits that allowing staff this flexibility can offer.


Biggest National Living Wage Increase Comes Into Effect

Posted: 09th April 2019 in Pre-employment Screening

Employees on the NLW will see the figure on their payslips increase by nearly five%, making it the biggest growth since the scheme was first introduced.


New Roles at Agenda!

Posted: 03rd April 2019 in Company News

As Agenda Screening Services continues to win new clients with our bespoke and personal approach, we can continue to create new opportunities on our Career Pathway


UK Jobs With Fastest Growing Pay Revealed

Posted: 02nd April 2019 in Pre-employment Screening

Private firms in the UK are expected to give employees an average pay increase of 2.5 per cent in 2019.


Social status quiz for civil service job applicants

Posted: 26th March 2019 in Background Checks

Government bosses want to know how working class their staff think they are - when compared with most people. The answers will not be used to decide who gets a job - but to help recruit a more diverse workforce.


Govt Hosts Employment Workshop For Young Brits

Posted: 18th March 2019 in Pre-employment Screening

The Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd launched a new Youth Confident Workshop for those aged between 16 and 24...


Staff development continues at Agenda

Posted: 14th March 2019 in Company News

As a company that invests heavily in the development of its staff, Agenda are proud to announce more training has been successfully completed by the staff at their Head Offices.


What Is Insider Threat Awareness Training?

Posted: 08th March 2019 in Security News

Because your staff members have constant access to your networks and systems, it’s important to prioritise insider threat awareness training.


Taxi Drivers To Undergo Further Checks For Licences?

Posted: 01st March 2019 in Background Checks

The government has launched a consultation on whether or not taxi drivers could have to pass further checks before being granted their licences.