Researchers at the University of Derby are conducting a study on access to decent work and job satisfaction. We are interested in your views of your working life.

What is the purpose of this research project?

We are carrying out this research in order to determine access to and issues of decent work in the UK. We are working with 14 other research teams across the world to increase our understanding of working life in contemporary society.

Who is invited to participate?

Anyone currently living in the United Kingdom and in work (both part-time and full-time) is invited to participate.

How long is the survey?

The survey should last no more than 15 minutes.

What about anonymity and confidentiality?

Your participation in the study is anonymous. We do not ask identifying information in this survey. Your contribution is also confidential which means that any data that you share with us will not be linked to you in any way. Data generated will also be kept securely in password protected files to ensure anonymity and confidentiality.

Is taking part in this research project voluntary?

Taking part in this study is completely voluntary. You may choose not to take part at all. If you decide to take part in this study, you may stop participating at any time by closing your browser.

Who do I contact for more information?

This study is managed by Vanessa Dodd. Her e-mail address is

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