TITLE

Minister insists job scheme on track despite slow start

AUTHOR(S)
Peacock, Louisa
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Personnel Today;4/8/2008, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that British employment minister Stephen Timms has insisted the government will hit its target of 250,000 jobs for the long-term unemployed by 2010. Timms said 619 companies had signed up to Local Employment Partnership (LEP), where firms agree to offer job interviews and placements to unemployed people specifically prepared by Jobcentre Plus.
ACCESSION #
31773769

 

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