Employment issues

Third of young people trapped in underemployment by 2018, warns LGA

A third of all young people will be out of work or trapped in underemployment by 2018 unless local areas are given more control over skills and training, a new report from council leaders has warned today.

Councils pledge to reduce NEETs to 5% by 2020

Universal Credit – workforce issues update


New powers called for by councils to help future millions trapped in unemployment 'twilight zone'