Capita increases pay for almost 6,000 workers to real living wage
Outsourcer pledges rise from April ensuring all UK staff get more than legal minimum of national living wage
Capita, the outsourcing company behind the London congestion charge and the BBC licence fee, is giving almost 6,000 UK workers a pay rise, offering staff the real living wage as a minimum from next April.
The company said all of its 40,000 UK employees, from administrative staff to construction, health and call-centre workers, would be paid, at least, the independently verified real living wage. The real living wage is £10.55 an hour in London and £9 an hour across the rest of the UK.Continue reading...