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Evaluation of Timewise Foundation’s Earnings Progression Trial
11 September 2018

Evaluation of Timewise Foundation’s Earnings Progression Trial

This report brings together the findings from the independent evaluation of Timewise Foundation’s Universal Credit earnings progression trial which was delivered between January 2014 and April 2015.

Step Up: Trialling new approaches supporting low-paid workers to progress their careers
20 March 2018

Step Up: Trialling new approaches supporting low-paid workers to progress their careers

This report presents the findings from the evaluation the Step Up pilot, which aimed to test and learn from new approaches to supporting earnings progression among low paid Londoners.

Step Up: Project reports
19 March 2018

Step Up: Project reports

Step Up was delivered by six voluntary sector organisations, each of which designed a distinct support model and/or targeted a specific group of low-paid workers. This report presents the headline findings and learnings points for each...Read more »

Evaluation of GOALS UK’s step up and Timewise Foundation’s earnings progression and flexible career pathways in retail
1 December 2017

Evaluation of GOALS UK’s step up and Timewise Foundation’s earnings progression and flexible career pathways in retail

A summary of research findings from three small proofs of concept (PoCs) commissioned by Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) in 2014-2016. The three PoCs were led and evaluated by organisations external to DWP. This summary report...Read more »

Evaluation of the Skills Escalator Pilot
5 October 2017

Evaluation of the Skills Escalator Pilot

This report presents the findings from the evaluation of the West London Alliance Skills Escalator pilot. The pilot aimed to support working people on low household incomes to gain better-paid and more stable employment through a...Read more »

Work in Progress – Low pay and progression in London and the UK
17 October 2013

Work in Progress – Low pay and progression in London and the UK

The Work in Progress project, commissioned by Trust for London from the Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion, brings together new analysis on low pay and progression at work.

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