Author: Brass Comet

Key Messages

Hot Off the Press: The latest key messages from Government on Public Service Mutuals
Who are the Mutuals Team? The Mutuals Team sits within the Government Inclusive Economy Unit (GIEU). GIEU works across government, the private and voluntary sectors to develop innovative ways of commissioning, funding and delivering public services, and to tackle social problems.

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In this article I address the issues around pensions that impact on the feasibility of taking service out of local/national government control into a social enterprise, a mutual or other alternative delivery models.

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Why go Mutual?

Why might you want to take your service out of the public sector and establish it as public service mutual?
The best people to ask are probably those that have done it already.
So I spoke to a handful of former public servants now leading mutuals for their perspectives.

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