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Training Schemes

Volume 128: debated on Thursday 25 February 1988

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To ask the Secretary of State for Employment how many filled places there were for each region, including Greater London, at the end of October 1987, November 1987, December 1987 and January 1988 on (a) the community programme, (b) the enterprise allowance scheme, (c) YTS, (d) the young workers scheme, (e) the job release scheme, (f) the job share scheme, (g) the new job training scheme and (h) the job start allowance.

October 1987

November 1987

December 1987

January 1988

(a) Community Programme

1

South East10,49710,17810,16110,175
London14,54113,98713,90613,846
South West14,59214,57914,53914,331
West Midlands26,01125,89625,78525,660
East Midlands and Eastern17,23516,92116,88116,860
Yorks and Humberside25,43025,16125,34525,530
North West36,13836,34636,11736,063
Northern28,41028,22428,17128,061
Wales20,04719,61319,57019,454
Scotland30,68730,44330,14630,209

(b) Enterprise allowance scheme

South East12,17612,17312,23112,084
London10,12310,10310,01710,004
South West10,33410,19410,08510,013
West Midlands9,6179,4039,4989,455
East Midlands and Eastern10,24510,14510,21610,135
Yorks and Humberside9,2999,1589,2009,160
North West14,94614,74814,71514,540
Northern5,1335,1215,1745,121
Wales5,9586,5955,9445,886
Scotland9,1938,4438,9248,833

(c) YTS

South East46,41145,97245,348

245,313

London22,34522,21421,85622,007
South West33,71733,47833,10633,141
West Midlands51,94451,36450,66050,643
East Midlands and Eastern51,02150,48949,75849,792
Yorks and Humberside47,08946,92146,36646,561
North West65,28265,31564,58164,665
Northern30,50830,52530,26430,219
Wales24,37824,51324,25124,530
Scotland43,56943,58842,57346,179

(d) The new workers scheme

3

South East962899835783
London258242224209
South West1,3541,3151,2471,221
West Midlands2,7652,7352,5782,548
East Midlands and Eastern1,7151,6921,5661,557
Yorks and Humberside2,2242,2542,1602,178
North West4,2344,6194,3634,326
Northern1,8501,8451,8151,848
Wales1,8491,9251,9151,930
Scotland2,1272,0741,9722,072

(e) The Job Release Scheme

4

South East2,3112,2282,1442,123
London1,0511,029999980
South West1,7651,7351,7091,705
West Midlands2,1222,0712,0522,037
East Midlands and Eastern3,1793,0953,0433,073
Yorks and Humberside3,1683,0943,0743,152
North West3,3963,3063,2502,306
Northern890861841829
Wales739718703712
Scotland1,5311,5011,4851,488

(f) Jobshare

5

South East30312223
London6555
South West19202527
West Midlands48524441
East Midlands and Eastern82858584
Yorks and Humberside175179181190
North West310314314321
Northern48545557
Wales66798085
Scotland45424038

(g) New job training scheme

South East

6

2,4592,4262,643
London

6

2,8412,9072,688
South West

6

1,9791,9332,056
West Midlands

6

3,1302,9213,025

October 1987

November 1987

December 1987

January 1988

East Midlands and Eastern

6

2,6451,7292,728
Yorks and Humberside

6

3,2973,8084,038
North West

6

3,2313,2573,414
Northern

6

1,7611,7471,946
Wales

6

1,2081,2231,239
Scotland

6

2,4722,4072,472

(h) The jobstart allowance

London and South East7312259219186
South West210172153138
West Midlands631537476429
East Midlands and Eastern475448370339
Yorks and Humberside546496447407
North West1,041965850770
Northern378337284255
Wales373331286257
Scotland500461418381

Notes:

1 Excluding charities.

2 Figures are as recorded by MSC at the end of January 1988 and are subject to revision.

3 The new workers scheme replaced the young workers scheme in April 1986. Figures are for employees being supported at specified time.

4 Figures are for employees being supported at specified time.

5 Includes job splitting scheme. Figures are for employees being supported at specified time.

6 Regional figures for October 1987 are not available.

7 Separate figures for Greater London are not available.