Articles from Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

Employment rate is at a record high of 76.5%

The UK jobs market continues to boom, as the first set of employment figures since leaving the EU show the number in work has reached a new record high.

Employment hotline opens for offenders in Scotland’s largest prison

Prisoners in Scotland’s largest prison are to receive enhanced employment support in a bid to reduce re-offending rates in Scotland.

Jobcentres to receive new £3 million fund to support homeless people

Jobcentres across the UK are to benefit from a boost of up to £3 million to support homeless people, Minister for Welfare Delivery Will Quince said this week (13 Jan).

UK jobs market booms with record numbers in work

There is a new record high employment rate and the unemployment rate has not been lower since 1974. Wage growth outpaces inflation for 21st successive month.

Disability Confident scheme leads to inclusive workforce

On the third anniversary of the scheme, changes have been announced to help businesses achieve their goal of workplace inclusivity.


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