Jobs & Education

Tescos: No to Slave labour schemes!

Over the past few months the government’s work experience scheme has come under increasing scrutiny. The scheme is nothing more than one attempting to introduce slave-labour for the young unemployed, with young people working 30 hours a week, for eight weeks, and receiving no additional pay on top of their Job Seekers Allowance (JSA), which they are threatened with losing if they do not participate.

Save EMA!

The Education Maintenance Allowance for school and tech students is under threat.