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Kirklees And Oldham

Volume 978: debated on Tuesday 12 February 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many persons in the Kirklees area and the Oldham area (a) have been given temporary employment subsidy since its

Temporary Employment Subsidy: TESTemporary Short-Time Working Compensation Scheme: TSTWC Numbers currently supportedJob Release Scheme: JRS
Numbers supported since its inceptionPotentially redundant jobsWorkers on Short timeNumbers supported since its inception
Kirklees7,5972,4426,3451,319
Oldham7,9686591,4291,193
JANUARY 1979
At Employment OfficesAt Careers Offices
26091
JANUARY 1980
At Employment OfficesAt Careers Offices
18856

asked the Secretary of State for Employment what were the number of job vacancies notified to jobcentres in each region in January compared with the figures for January 1979.

The following table gives the numbers of notified vacancies remaining unfilled at employment offices and careers offices in each region at the dates specified. Vacancies notified to employment offices are estimated to be about one-third of all vacancies in the country as a whole. Because of possible duplication the figures for employment offices and careers offices should not be added together.inception, (

b) are receiving support from the temporary short-time working scheme and ( c) are taking advantage of the job retirement scheme since its inception.