Episode 1 | Britain’s Hardest Workers: Inside the Low Wage Economy

20 volunteers test their skills against some of the jobs in Britain's low-wage sector. In this episode, they do our dirty work - cleaning hotel rooms and sorting through recycling.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 58'37''
  • Broadcast year: 2016
Curriculum Connection
  • Sociology | What are the main patterns and trends in social inequality and difference? | Social inequality and differences linked to social class, gender and ethnicity

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Britain's Hardest Workers: Inside the Low Wage Economy
  • Episode: 1