Expansion of employment support programme to aid jobs recovery during the pandemic

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A new targeted job support programme has been launched to provide free tailored support to both individuals and employers navigating the jobs market impacted by COVID-19.  Seetec Pluss, working in partnership with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), is delivering the Work and Health Work Programme (WHP) expansion for Job Entry Targeted Support (JETS). […]

COBRA-STYLE ACTION NEEDED TO SAVE ‘LOST GENERATION’ OF YOUNG PEOPLE

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Today’s young people face becoming a “lost generation” unless the Government develops a COBRA-style response to boost skills and job opportunities, the Local Government Association sets out today. The LGA said this should include appointing a new Youth Minister to lead government efforts to tackle youth unemployment. Youth unemployment has risen significantly since the COVID-19 […]

Hermes apprenticeship programme delivers post-lockdown jobs boost

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Leading logistics and distribution company Hermes recruited the first group of employees to its new LGV driver apprenticeship programme, run in partnership with skills specialist Seetec Outsource, in the summer of 2019, and the first five of these apprentices are now fully qualified with an additional five to follow later this year.  The vital role […]