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Learning and Work Institute

An independent policy, research & development organisation dedicated to lifelong learning, full employment & inclusion.

Leicester, Leicestershire

Website

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51-200

Employees

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1921

Founded year

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Education

Industry

Mission & purpose

The Learning and Work Institute is an organisation dedicated to education, training, and research with a focus on enhancing the skills and learning opportunities for individuals and communities. Operating in the United Kingdom, the institute engages in various initiatives and projects to influence policy, promote innovation in education and training, and conduct research on workforce development. Their ultimate goal is to be a leading force in creating positive change in the education and skills landscape, ensuring that people of all ages and backgrounds have access to quality learning opportunities. The Learning and Work Institute's purpose revolves around advocating for effective policies, driving innovation in education and training practices, and conducting research that informs strategies to address the evolving needs of the workforce and society. Through their work, they aim to contribute to the development of a skilled, adaptable, and inclusive learning society.

Benefits

8% employer contribution, through salary sacrifice

Life assurance 3 times salary

21 or 25 days of annual leave (depending on role), plus bank holidays

Staff Retail Discounts platform – “extras”

Cycle work work scheme

Generous provisions for time off work, including family friendly leave and pay significantly higher than statutory minimum for parental leave, sick leave etc

Flexible working arrangements between office and home

Personal learning allowance of up to £200 per year

Employee Assistance Programme