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Giving a voice to the employment support sector
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Here you will find information about the important issues for the employment support sector and what we are doing about them.
The Work Programme
The Work Programme is a mainstream employment programme for those who are long term unemployed.
Driving up standards
ERSA works to improve standards for jobseekers, providers, practioners and the taxpayer.
Influencing what should come after current welfare to work programmes
Including Universal Credit, the Work Capability Assessment and "workfare".
Commissioning and join-up of services
Including localism, Jobcentre Plus and integrating employment and skills.
Helping disadvantaged groups
Including young people, ex-offenders, people with disabilities, troubled families and homeless people.
People with disabilities
Including Work Choice and other specialist disability employment support provision.
Proud To Work
Supporting the long term unemployed to achieve in the workplace