What is the pay gap in Devon?
What are the economic prospects for women in the South West?
Come and find out – join us on Tuesday 27th October
6pm for refreshments and 6.30 for the meeting, at
Exeter St Davids Community Centre 17 St Davids Hill Exeter EX4 3RG ( Map)
Fawcett Devon is pleased to bring you two fabulous speakers:
Ben Neild from the University of Exeter.
Ben Neild is the Assistant Director of the University of Exeter’s Marchmont Observatory. Ben’s recent research has focused on local issues, including the development of an evidence-base for a skills strategy for the ‘Exeter and Heart of Devon’ Employment and Skills Board. In his presentation, he will focus on how Exeter’s economy is changing, the jobs it is creating, skills it needs and the opportunities this creates, for men and women and the gender differences in opportunity
Jackie Longworth from Fairplay South West
Jackie Longworth chairs the women’s equality network Fair Play South West. Its current priorities include improving women’s position in the economy. She will present statistics on women’s pay and the gender pay gap, comparing data for Devon with that of the South West and the UK