TITLE

Agencies' role in plan to get lone parents in work

AUTHOR(S)
Brockett, James
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
People Management;12/13/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 25, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that recruitment agencies have been assigned the role of helping unemployed lone parents back into the workplace, as agreed by experts at a round-table discussion organized by the British Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Peter Hain announced that work and pensions secretary, private-sector organizations will be paid incentives to find work for long-term jobless people. According to the speakers, lone parents in particular could benefit from the expertise of recruitment firms.
ACCESSION #
28099105

 

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