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Isle of Wight JSA claimant numbers released

Job Centre sign:

Latest figures are out for those claiming Job Seekers Allowance on the Isle of Wight

Wednesday, 16th April, 2014 9:34am

By Sally Perry

The Isle of Wight has the highest problems with JSA Sanctions in the South East

Despair - depressed man:

According to new figures just released, the South East sees 132 per cent increase in problems with JSA sanctions. Lee Hodgson from IW CAB says the minimum four week sanction is setting people up to fail and creating a barrier which can stop them from looking for work.

Tuesday, 15th April, 2014 2:45pm

By Lee Hodgson with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight jobseekers will be required to do more to find work under new rules

Esther McVey :

Simply ‘signing-on’ for benefits will be a thing of the past under new rules coming into force at the end of this month which will mean jobseekers will have to do more to find work.

Tuesday, 8th April, 2014 9:18am

By Ben Oliver with 10 readers' comments

Cowes teachers devastated after brutal job cut announcement (Updated)

Cowes Enterprise College

It's been proposed that significant numbers of staff, at all levels, be cut. We have the details. "Who is telling the parents?", the teachers ask

Friday, 21st March, 2014 1:39pm

By Simon Perry with 47 readers' comments

Isle of Wight JSA claimant numbers released

Job Centre sign:

Latest figures are out for those claiming Job Seekers Allowance on the Isle of Wight

Wednesday, 19th March, 2014 9:39am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Island Roads apprentices share their experiences

Six Islanders, aged between 16 and 24, taken on by Island Roads last September have been sharing their experiences six months into their apprenticeships.

Friday, 7th March, 2014 12:58pm

By Rebecca Tuck

Isle of Wight JSA claimant numbers released (Graph)

Job Centre sign:

Latest figures are out for those claiming Job Seekers Allowance on the Isle of Wight

Wednesday, 19th February, 2014 10:25am

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Storeroom’s carpentry courses now underway

Storeroom carpentry courses:

It's great to see this local charity continuing to help the Island community. This is in addition to the already popular and successful furniture re-use facility, volunteer placement and work programmes they offer.

Wednesday, 29th January, 2014 2:33pm

By Sally Perry

Rapanui plan to open Cowes manufacturing facility

Rob left Mart Right Rapanui

Garments using Indian-sourced material are planned to be produced. Jobs anticipated.

Tuesday, 28th January, 2014 4:02pm

By Simon Perry with 6 readers' comments

24 new jobs created if hotel plans are approved

Premier Inn

Premier Inn say they're hopeful they'll be able to bring investment, jobs and a series of wider benefits to the area if they gain planning permission for new hotel in Lake.

Thursday, 23rd January, 2014 4:12pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight JSA claimant numbers released (Graphs)

Job Centre sign:

Latest figures are out for those claiming Job Seekers Allowance on the Isle of Wight

Wednesday, 22nd January, 2014 9:47am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Council staff survey: Give us a ‘Living Wage’

Macro shot of paper money

Possibly not a call from senior managers, by staff on the ground may have been the ones calling for a 'living wage' to be introduced.

Tuesday, 7th January, 2014 11:28am

By Sally Perry with 28 readers' comments