News and experiences from UK justice, including courts, YOTs, Probation offices, practitioner recruitment and training.
Monthly Archives: September 2010
What’s been happening in the news during September?
27 Sep 2010, 1:48 pm | Written by Backstop
As the government cuts are now emerging as a stark reality leaving nobody in the public sector untouched, the overarching theme throughout the industry seems to be “how do we adapt our services to carry out the job as effectively … Continue reading
Who would be a temp now?
27 Sep 2010, 1:40 pm | Written by Andrew
In a climate where talk of cuts is on everyone’s lips it may seem foolhardy to be a temporary contractor right now. At Backstop we are well aware of everyone’s anxieties about the job market and are working hard to … Continue reading
Malyssa’s epic swim in aid of Thames Reach
22 Sep 2010, 9:53 am | Written by Backstop
At Backstop we’re all for supporting our staff on their charitable pursuits. Earlier this month our Compliance whizz Malyssa Webb bravely took part in a two-mile swim in aid of charity Thames Reach. To say that it was tough would … Continue reading