TITLE

Improving Prospects: an innovative police programme providing training for the long-term unemployed

AUTHOR(S)
Stephenson, Andy
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Community Safety Journal;Oct2005, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article describes a training scheme designed for the long-term unemployed and administered by a police force with funding from external sources. 30% of the recipients have secured employment and volunteer placements are offered. A significant benefit was a positive attitude towards the police service from those receiving the training.
ACCESSION #
18948213

 

Related Articles

  • NEWS IN BRIEF.  // People Management;1/28/2010, p7 

    This section offers news briefs on British employment including the fall in unemployment rates between October and December 2009, the ability to manage change as an important factor in the success of business organizations, and the threat to jobs in Great Britain as U.S. food company Kraft takes...

  • Learner's licence. Grawitzky, Renee // Finance Week;2/24/2003, p68 

    Identifies learnerships as the core to the South African government's employment strategy. Commitment to take on unemployed learners at a time when retrenchment talk in the public sector continues; Various factors preventing learnerships from gaining wider acceptance.

  • Employment and unemployment developments, October 1997.  // Employment & Earnings;Nov97, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p1 

    Presents information on employment and unemployment developments during October 1997. Statistical information representing developments. INSET: Changes in establishment-based and household data series..

  • Employment and Unemployment Developments, May 2000.  // Employment & Earnings;Jun2000, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p1 

    Reports employment and unemployment developments in the United States as of May 2000. Increase of unemployment rates for adult women and blacks; Comparison between the percentage of multiple jobholders in 1999 and 2000; Information on the average hourly earnings of production on private nonfarm...

  • Employment and Unemployment Developments, August 2000.  // Employment & Earnings;Sep2000, Vol. 47 Issue 9, p1 

    Provides information on employment and unemployment developments in the United States for August 2000. Decline of total nonfarm employment; Unemployment rate; Labor force; Industry payroll employment; Average workweek for production or nonsupervisory workers; Civilian labor force;...

  • Employment and Unemployment Developments, November 2000.  // Employment & Earnings;Dec2000, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p1 

    Reports on employment and unemployment in the United States in November 2000. Total employment and the labor force; Persons not in the labor force; Industry payroll employment.

  • Employment and Unemployment Developments, March 2001.  // Employment & Earnings;Apr2001, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p1 

    Presents statistics on concerning employment and unemployment data in the United States as of March 2001. Total employment and the labor force; Persons not in the labor force; Industry payroll employment; Hourly and weekly earnings.

  • Employment and Unemployment Developments, October 2001.  // Employment & Earnings;Nov2001, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p1 

    Reports on the employment and unemployment rate in the United States as of October 2001. Decline of employment; Percentage of growth of unemployment rate; Decrease of nonfarm payroll employment.

  • Employment and Unemployment Developments, March 2002.  // Employment & Earnings;Apr2002, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p1 

    Focuses on the employment and unemployment rate in the U.S. Number of unemployed persons; Increase in the unemployment rate for blacks; Decline in total employment.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics