Working in the Isle of Man News

Review of Minimum Wage to be conducted

The Department of Economic Development has announced that the Minimum Wage Committee is shortly to invite evidence from interested parties concerning changes to...
Thursday, 27 March 2014

Nominations for the 2014 Tomorrow's Farmer Award

The search is on to find the very best farmers on the Isle of Man as the Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture launches the nomination process for...
Thursday, 13 February 2014

New work permit changes proposed

The Department of Economic Development’s Control of Employment Bill is set to enter the House of Keys for its First Reading on 3rd December. 
Friday, 29 November 2013

Arbitrator determines pay award for health and social care staff

Following arbitration through the Manx Industrial Relations Service, a pay award for 2011/12 and 2012/13 has been determined for staff within the Department of...
Friday, 29 November 2013

Prison officers honoured for exemplary service

Lieutenant Governor Adam Wood praised the important contribution made by the Isle of Man Prison Service when he presented members of staff with Long Service and...
Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Chief Minister flags changes to the top of Government

A radical restructuring of the Council of Ministers system was signalled by Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK today when he presented his annual progress and...
Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Streamlining Government Employment Structures

Earlier this year, the Civil Service Commission at the behest of the Council of Ministers, undertook a consultation exercise in relation to a proposal to...
Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Appeal for prison work projects

Charities and businesses are being encouraged to join forces with the Department of Home Affairs to offer new work projects at the Isle of Man Prison. The...
Wednesday, 2 October 2013

Agricultural Wages Board amendment of minimum rates of wages

The Board has made an Order increasing rates of pay for agricultural workers by 1.8% with effect from 1st October 2013. The Agricultural Wages Regulations,...
Friday, 27 September 2013

New Manufacturing skills programme launched successfully

This September the new Manufacturing Technician Skills programme is successfully launched at the Isle of Man College.  14 students have been selected from over...
Monday, 9 September 2013