Tag Archives: Employment

Devon’s JSA Claimants fall to record low during October

The new claimant count is a 24% fall when compared to the same time last year.

Posted on: 17 November 2016 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Devon’s JSA claimants lowest on record for sixth month in a row

Devon’s Job Seeker’s Allowance (JSA) fell by 101 claimants between August and September 2016 – the total claimant count now standing at 2,848 – a new historic low

Posted on: 19 October 2016 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Devon shows strong employment figures for people with learning disabilities

There’s been a significant rise in the number of people with learning disabilities gaining paid employment thanks largely to supported internship programmes like the Barnstaple Project SEARCH, says Devon County Council

Posted on: 18 July 2016 | Posted in: Education

Caring roles shouldn’t be a barrier to employment

When Anna gave up her job to become a full time carer for her disabled daughter she thought the break from work would be temporary and that she’d soon be back

Posted on: 26 May 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

JSA claimants in Devon are lowest on record

Devon’s Job Seeker’s Allowance (JSA) claimants fell by 406 during April 2016 with total claimants now standing at 3,312 – the lowest figure on record.

Posted on: 19 May 2016 | Posted in: Business and Economy

New contract to boost personal care market

Devon County Council and its local NHS partners are set to give a vital boost to personal care services across the county

Posted on: 6 April 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Devon’s JSA claimants increase slightly in February

The number of JSA claimants between January 2016 and February 2016 rose by 172– the total now standing at 3,924.

Posted on: 16 March 2016 | Posted in: Business and Economy