Volunteering can have a number of personal and professional benefits

We all love a random act of kindness. It makes everyone, whether giver or beneficiary, feel good – and, if caught on smartphone, might earn sever(...)

David Waters, a new entrant teacher at Greenhills College in Dublin 12. He says lower payscales are immoral. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

David Waters used to think teaching was a solid job with decent pay and good career prospects – until he entered the classroom. “I couldn’t even get (...)