#InThisTogether with Ooni Pizza Ovens

We’re sharing another uplifting story from our accredited Living Wage employer Ooni Pizza Ovens, who show us that we’re all #InThisTogether Annie Fowden is the Senior Office and People Manager for Ooni Pizza Ovens in Edinburgh. Annie has been telling us how they have reacted to the CV-19 crisis. “Kindness is a core value here at … Read more

New Starts and Caring for Carers

Today marks four weeks since I started my new career with Living Wage Scotland as a Living Wage Accreditation Officer.  As inductions go it’s been an interesting one! Getting to know my colleagues and the network of accredited employers from my living room is not how I pictured my start to a new job. I … Read more

#InThisTogether with Bikes For Refugees

As part of our #InThisTogether series, we’re bringing you uplifting stories from our accredited Living Wage Employers. Bikes For Refugees is a Scottish charity based in Edinburgh and Glasgow that provides free bikes to New Scots such as refugees and asylum seekers. Although the charity had to close due to COVID-19, they still wanted to help … Read more

#InThisTogether with An Clachan

Our Living Wage accredited employers are doing their bit for #InThisTogether Barbara McGinley, owner of An Clachan Café in Glasgow, had to close her business due to coronavirus. Her three staff are in furlough. Despite income not coming she decided to help where she could and when she saw an appeal by Glasgow Night Shelter, she decided … Read more

#InThisTogether with Edinburgh Bow Tie

We’re sharing stories of our amazing accredited employers and how they’ve shown us all that we’re #InThisTogether Our Living Wage employer The Edinburgh Bow Tie Co closed last month and furloughed its staff. Owner Hannah is 8 months pregnant, so decided that as a vulnerable person, a face mask would be useful as an extra precaution. Hannah … Read more

#InThisTogether with Sprigg

Living Wage Scotland have been speaking to employers all over the country. This week we were delighted to speak with Tom McDermott Director of Sprigg, who would normally be found providing amazing coffee and fresh healthy food in the heart of Glasgow.  Since this isn’t possible for now Tom has kindly shared with us how the … Read more