Isle of Man News last updated 21 August 2014 14:40:07

Island students receive GCSE results

POSTED 24 minutes ago by Manx Radio

Around 900 students on the Island have been receiving their GCSE results this morning (Thursday). The majority will choose to continue their...

Female bosses still earning less, says union official

POSTED yesterday at 8:18 pm

Female bosses in the Isle of Man are still earning less than their male counterparts. That’s the view of a union official, talking in response to a UK report by the Chartered Management Institute about the gendered pay gap. The report claims women managers earn only three-quarters as much as their male counterparts. Angela Moffatt, negotiations officer for Prospect in the Isle of Man, says these findings are mirrored by the Island's Earnings Survey:Clip 1

GSCE results loom for some 900 Island students

POSTED yesterday at 8:16 pm

Around 900 Island high school students get their GCSE results on Thursday. Figures show that currently, around 20% of those who get the qualifications leave education and seek employment. Co-ordinating advisor for 11-19 Education Paul Craine refutes a suggestion this shows there's a lack of work out there for those teenagers:Clip 1

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