Jobcentre Plus partners prove a plus for agencies

Goodfellow, Christopher
July 2008
Recruiter;7/9/2008, p6
The article reports on the success of the Local Employment Partnerships (LEP) developed by the Jobcentre Plus in Great Britain. Many recruitment agencies are adapting the LEP to source candidates who cannot be reached through traditional techniques. Moreover, LEP aims to help long term unemployed jobseekers who lack the necessary skills or unable to work in normal hours. Several agencies who have signed an agreement with Jobcentre include Randstand Holding NV and Blue Sky.


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