WFH civil servants are offered online ‘feel-good seminars’ on the history of sex toys, dwelling brewing, make up for males and learn how to jive
- Courses are being offered to DWP civil service workers who are working at dwelling
- Seminars embody a lecture taking a look at the history of sex toys via the ages
- Another is home-brewing course for these can’t be bothered to go to the pub
Seminars on sex toys, home-brewing and directions on learn how to jive are being offered to civil servants who are nonetheless working from dwelling.
Details on the online workshops have been despatched out to Department for Work and Pensions workers.
Chances to hitch in with the ‘feel-good’ seminars have been offered to a whole lot of the staff, 73 per cent of whom are nonetheless working from dwelling.
The most eyebrow-raising is 45 minutes lengthy and entitled The History of Sex Toys.
It describes itself as a ‘titillating time-warp via Ancient Greece through the Victorians, feminine emancipation, the HIV/AIDS disaster, as much as modern-day’.
Next-up is the hour-long Make-up for Men, which guarantees members ‘Watch as Esther transforms Chris from Work Coach to pop star – and hopefully study just a few make-up suggestions alongside the manner’.
And additionally on supply is a course in Jive Dancing which entices potential members with the promise of fancy footwork.
It declares: ‘Always fancied studying to bop however depressingly conscious of your two left toes?
A course in Jive Dancing entices potential members with the promise of fancy footwork
The Home Brewing seminar guarantees an ‘interactive class’ to ‘study some of the fundamentals’
‘Then welcome to trendy jive-dancing for individuals who… dance.’
Those who need to go away the home additionally get a 45-minute seminar they will attend – though studying to do one thing not appropriate for work.
The Home Brewing seminar says ‘If you’ve got ever needed to learn to dwelling brew reasonably than trek to the pub, then check out this interactive class and study some of the fundamentals.’
A report in The Sun additionally claims there are classes for as much as 500 employees at two DWP Jobcentres in Bournemouth.
The hour-long Make-up for Men seminar, guarantees members some ‘suggestions alongside the manner’
They additionally embody poker, salsa dancing and Korean 101 and workers are in a position to take ‘as many classes’ they need as appointments weren’t hit.
Minister Jacob Rees-Mogg has been main a push to get civil servants again in the workplace, together with making shock visits and leaving passive-aggressive notes.
He has voiced ‘suspicions’ that many are selecting to make money working from home on Mondays and Fridays as they suppose ‘the working week is shorter than the actuality is’.
The Cabinet minister has additionally threatened to examine attendance charges in opposition to Met Office climate studies, hinting some officers had been selecting to not come into the workplace on sunny days.
Boris Johnson additionally reckons individuals find yourself obsessively grazing from the fridge whereas working from dwelling.
A DWP spokesperson informed MailOnline: ‘These proposed classes weren’t accredited by DWP administration.
‘They haven’t been – nor will they be – delivered to workers.’