Results 1–20 of 3213 for "work programme"

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Access to Work Programme: Musculoskeletal Disorders (26 Apr 2017)

Marie Rimmer: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, with reference to the conclusion of 17 February 2017 of the Improving Lives disability employment consultation, what plans his Department has to increase awareness of the Access to Work scheme among people with musculoskeletal conditions; whether there are plans for Public Health England to publish a musculoskeletal component to the...

Criminal Finances Bill - Report (and remaining stages) (25 Apr 2017)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: ...driver and a potential way of mitigating risk, and therefore plays a role in the achievement of its statutory objectives. The senior managers and certification regime is a key workstream in the FCA’s work programme on culture, as is the FCA’s focus on those aspects of remuneration policy that drive individual behaviour and culture. Noble Lords spoke about disciplinary action to...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Access to Work Programme (24 Apr 2017)

Royston Smith: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps his Department plans to take to promote the uptake of the Access to Work programme with (a) employers and (b) employees.

Oral Answers to Questions — Public Accounts Commission: Leaving the EU: Value-for-money Scrutiny (20 Apr 2017)

Edward Leigh: I assure my hon. Friend that, among the many opportunities provided by Brexit, there is a chance to revise the National Audit Office’s work programme. In fact, it is determined by the Comptroller and Auditor General and is regularly revised. Taking back control and leaving the EU will be a major task for Departments, but of course some Departments will be more affected by Brexit than...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Jobcentre Plus: Disability (18 Apr 2017)

Penny Mordaunt: ...initiatives designed to provide support that is tailored to the individual needs of claimants. Plans are currently being developed for how we monitor this. We already monitor and publish Work Choice and Work Programme outcomes, the latest published Work Programme statistics are available at

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Access to Work Programme: Autism (18 Apr 2017)

Steve McCabe: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that the Access to Work Hidden Impairments Specialist Team is able to refer people to specialist autism-specific support.

National Citizen Service Bill [HL] - Commons Amendments (4 Apr 2017)

Baroness Barker: ...suitable to be scaled up but, in the words of the noble Lord, Lord Maude, become, “a permanent feature on the landscape of our nation”.—[ Official Report, 25/10/16; col. 123.] Why have the Government ignored the lessons of past failures, such as the Work Programme? The more forensic our questions, the more bluster came from the Government. But someone listened. The Public...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: USA: Military Bases (30 Mar 2017)

Mike Penning: The Intelligence and Security Committee does not comment on the details of its work programme. Where appropriate, it publishes information on visits it has undertaken in its annual reports.

Scottish Parliament: Mental Health Strategy (30 Mar 2017)

Maureen Watt: As Miles Briggs will know, it is the Parliamentary Bureau, and not the Government, that determines the work programme in the chamber. The Health and Sport Committee will be able to scrutinise the strategy, which I am sure that it will want to do. I am pleased that Miles Briggs recognises that the many asks in his party’s manifesto for last year’s election have been met in the...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Access to Work Programme (29 Mar 2017)

Deidre Brock: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps he is taking to reduce the time taken under Access to Work for disabled people to receive the support packages they require; and if he will make a statement.

Scottish Parliament: British Sign Language (Draft National Plan) (23 Mar 2017)

Graham Simpson: ...seekers or employees who are deaf or have hearing loss. The moving on service is funded by the Big Lottery Fund Scotland and provides communication tips as well as information about the access to work programme and how to book communication support such as BSL/English interpreters. The charity’s employment advisers, who sign to a high level of BSL, support young deaf or...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Drugs: Licensing (20 Mar 2017)

Nicola Blackwood: .../applicability of proposed plans to collect data during the Early Access to Medicines Scheme period which could inform a NICE evaluation. NICE endeavours to schedule these topics into its work programme as soon as possible, so that it can produce timely guidance.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Local Growth Deals: Newham (20 Mar 2017)

Margot James: ...rear of the station as a publically accessible green space. The space will include a substantial new community space, and additional artist studio cabins, with construction being undertaken via a readiness to work programme that will provide training for local young people. In addition, there is a pan-London Digital Talent Programme (£5m) with outcomes expected to be delivered in east...

Backbench Business (16 Mar 2017)

Margaret Greenwood: ...Tory austerity. Jobcentre Plus faces considerable challenges in the immediate future. From this April, it will play a much greater role in directly providing employment support when new referrals to the Work programme cease. From the end of this year, the Work programme and Work Choice will be replaced by the Work and Health programme. Most people claiming JSA are currently asked to take...

Scottish Parliament: Draft Climate Change Plan (16 Mar 2017)

Graeme Dey: ...plan and lay a clear way for committees to scrutinise progress by means of the intended annual updates on progress, an approach that the committee very much welcomes. It is our hope that all relevant successor committees will see it as part of their work programme to look at the update reports each year. The committee, while recognising the impact of the electoral cycle, believes that in...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Department for Transport: Work Experience (15 Mar 2017)

John Hayes: ...and build confidence to apply for future vacancies which may get them back into work; the Cabinet Office Whitehall internship scheme; and working with DWP and the Job Centre, on their Movement to Work programme, targeting 16-24 year olds who are unemployed and not in education.

Written Answers — Home Office: Home Office: Work Experience (15 Mar 2017)

Sarah Newton: The Department offers work placements through our recently launched Return to Work Programme to provide a bridge back to work for individuals. We also take part in the Civil Service Summer Diversity Internship scheme. Individuals participating on both these schemes are paid whilst they are working in the Department. The Department provides a work experience programme for 15 - 18 year olds...

Scottish Parliament: Mental Health (Stigma and Discrimination in the Workplace) (15 Mar 2017)

Maureen Watt: ...£0.5 million from Comic Relief, to fund see me, which is Scotland’s national programme to end the stigma and discrimination that can be associated with mental illness. See me delivers the see me in work programme to support and enable employers in Scotland to create a mental health-friendly workplace where staff feel safe and able to talk openly about mental health and to...

Scottish Parliament: European Union Referendum (Reports on Implications for Scotland) (15 Mar 2017)

Jackson Carlaw: ...clerks and officials who have served the Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee. When the committee was first established after the election, we had a merry discussion about our work programme. It would be fair to say that then neither MSPs nor officials expected the turn of events that will no doubt be rehearsed throughout this debate. In consequence of that, the...

Budget Resolutions - Amendment of the Law (14 Mar 2017)

Phil Boswell: ...not want to saddle the next generation with ever increasing debts. I would suggest that he consider addressing that problem by taking a closer look at the funding allocated to the Department for Work and Pensions Work programme. Since 2011, more than £1 billion has been spent on attachment fees, job outcome payments and sustainment payments, all of which are rather nice-sounding...

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