That awkward moment when you’re paid less because you’re 19
That awkward moment when you're paid less because you're 19
This is Tom.
This is Priya.
Tom and Priya work at Perfect Pies Plc.
They start at the same time.
They do the same job on the production line.
And work the same number of hours.
But Priya earns more than Tom.
Because Priya is 21, while Tom is 19.
And the National Minimum Wage is higher for those who are 21 and older.
Which doesn’t really seem fair, does it?
Join our campaign calling for a Living Wage. For all ages.
£10 an hour. It’s not pie in the sky.
To find out more please visit www.bfawu.org