Articles from Social Mobility Commission

The long shadow of deprivation: Differences in opportunities across England

A socially mobile country provides equal opportunities for everyone, across big cities and small towns, and regardless of whether your parents are rich or poor.

Social Mobility Commission report shows that one in eight childcare workers are paid under £5 an hour

#EYMatters - A report published today (5 Aug) by the Social Mobility Commission (@SMCommission), reveals that as many as one in eight of the early years workforce is paid under £5 an hour and that low pay, a high workload and a lack of career development for early years workers risk having a serious impact on the provision of care and education services for the under-fives.

Stability of the early years workforce in England report

Research highlighting that the early years workforce in England is underpaid, overworked and undervalued.

People who move out of their home areas earn 33% more than those who stay behind

#LevellingUp - Stark geographical inequalities in economic prosperity in Britain must be urgently tackled to ensure that people from all backgrounds have opportunities to get on, says the Social Mobility Commission (@SMCommission) in its report, Moving out to move on: understanding the link between migration, disadvantage and social mobility, published today (Thursday 23 July).

Social Mobility Commission: interim chairs appointment

Sandra Wallace and Steven Cooper appointed as interim chairs of the Social Mobility Commission (@SMCommission)  Sandra Wallace and Steven Cooper were appointed as interim chairs of the Social Mobility Commission (SMC) on a jobshare basis from today (10 July 2020). The appointment will ensure accountability and strong leadership are maintained until the conclusion of an open recruitment process to appoint a substantive chair following the resignation of Martina Millburn on 29 April 2020.

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