Tag: sustainable employment

Delivering careers guidance in job clubs

Delivering careers guidance in job clubs

Job clubs are growing in number throughout the UK, offering community-based support to help local job seekers to find work. Often run by volunteers, job clubs offer a vital support mechanism. A growing number of job clubs are using Kudos AD to help job seekers. Arun is a volunteer coordinator at one job club. Arun … Continue reading Delivering careers guidance in job clubs

Help to Work programme

The government's Help to Work programme, launched in April, aims to assist those who have been unemployed for three years or longer back into work. "2.179 Help to Work – From April 2014 the government will introduce a new package of targeted measures to help the long-term unemployed, who are still unemployed after 2 years … Continue reading Help to Work programme

Sustainable Employment through Skills

Yesterday, I attended the Sustainable Employment through Skills conference organised by the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP) and the Centre for Economic & Social Inclusion. The event aimed to bring together providers from the Work Programme and skills providers from the private sector and colleges, to explore the role of skills in helping unemployed … Continue reading Sustainable Employment through Skills