Unemployment

A third of jobs advertised on the government’s flagship Kickstart scheme went unfilled
Unemployment

A third of jobs advertised on the government’s flagship Kickstart scheme went unfilled

Critics say Rishi Sunak’s scheme to tackle youth unemployment failed to address the root causes, with almost 80,000 vacancies live when it ended in March.

Calls for job insecurity to replace unemployment as measure of labour market
Employment

Calls for job insecurity to replace unemployment as measure of labour market

A new report calls on the government to introduce a £15 minimum wage and end fire and rehire to get rid of job insecurity.

The government ‘has no idea’ whether its £2bn Kickstart scheme for jobs actually worked
Unemployment

The government ‘has no idea’ whether its £2bn Kickstart scheme for jobs actually worked

The DWP admitted to a cross-party group of MPs that is clueless to why thousands of young people have stayed on universal credit rather than got Kickstart jobs.

A record one in four people out of work say it’s due to long-term sickness
Unemployment

A record one in four people out of work say it’s due to long-term sickness

Boris Johnson repeated false employment figures again after being told not to
Fact checking

Boris Johnson repeated false employment figures again after being told not to

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I was unemployed for nearly 20 years – mental health support changed my life
Unemployment

I was unemployed for nearly 20 years – mental health support changed my life

An employee’s market? Long term unemployment for young people is still higher than pre-pandemic
Youth unemployment

An employee’s market? Long term unemployment for young people is still higher than pre-pandemic

This pioneering project defied national reoffending rates – by giving young people a job
Employment

This pioneering project defied national reoffending rates – by giving young people a job

Charities call for multifaceted approach to help ex-offenders into work
Employment

Charities call for multifaceted approach to help ex-offenders into work

Why the end of furlough may not solve the jobs crisis like some expect
Evie Breese

Why the end of furlough may not solve the jobs crisis like some expect

How a trailblazing charity could help 50,000 homeless people into work
Housing

How a trailblazing charity could help 50,000 homeless people into work

Government cuts threaten employment recovery, charities say
Employment

Government cuts threaten employment recovery, charities say

Unemployment among BAME groups now double that of white people
Employment

Unemployment among BAME groups now double that of white people

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