TITLE

Jobseekers' advisers 'do a good job', say MPs

AUTHOR(S)
Conrad, Mark
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Public Finance;10/12/2007, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the British House of Commons' Public Accounts Committee (PAC), led by its chairman Edward Leigh, has called on the Department for Work and Pensions to improve the facilities of the Jobcentre Plus agency to enable personal advisers to help people find work. Leigh asserts that the perceived poor performance of advisers were due to poor information technology problems and unnecessary administrative work.
ACCESSION #
27434845

 

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