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Jobcentre

Brit any of a number of government offices having premises usually situated in or near the main shopping area of a town in which people seeking jobs can consult displayed advertisements in informal surroundings
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Thousands of employers in the North East are taking advantage of Local Employment Partnerships (LEPs) to develop a closer relationship with Jobcentre Plus.
3 Make full use of our jobpoints to search for vacancies whenever you visit your local Jobcentre.
A NEW awards scheme recognises the achievements of companies, partnerships and individuals who have worked with Jobcentre Plus over the past year.
According to new information uncovered by the Conservative party, more than half of Jobcentres around the country are facing capacity problems due to record rises in numbers joining the dole queue.
Jobcentre Plus also offers a range of services to help businesses fill their vacancies, to help people return, and remain in work.
According to the data, there were 13,378 assaults reported in 2008-09 by Jobcentre Plus staff, of which 12,188 were verbal and 896 were attempted physical assaults.
BUSINESS leaders today called for Jobcentres to be "urgently reformed" to tackle rising unemployment.
Anyone with an SIA badge go to the Jobcentre, at One Cathedral Square between 10am and 3pm on the day.
Bernadette Jones, district manager of South Wales Valleys Jobcentre Plus, said: "It's not all doom and gloom, we have on average around 1,000 newvacancies amonth in this district across a broad range of occupations.
Another 23-year-old from Birmingham said: "Is it really the role of Jobcentre Plus to be advertising for people willing to be naked for the purposes of adult entertainment?
The joint venture will build on previous successes in Birmingham,Kent and Northampton by matching Whitbread's recruitment needs with the Jobcentre Plus database of job seekers for the hospitality industry.
Anyone interested should contact their local Jobcentre or Jobcentre Plus office.