Jobcentre Plus has been working to improve its digital services in order to make it easier for people to access support online. This includes developing a new online platform for Universal Credit applications, which is designed to be more user-friendly and streamlined.
Jobcentre Plus offers several digital services to jobseekers and employers. Some of the digital services provided by Jobcentre Plus include:
Universal Jobmatch: An online service that allows jobseekers to search and apply for jobs. Employers can also use Universal Jobmatch to post job vacancies and search for suitable candidates.
Find a job: A job search website that enables jobseekers to search for job vacancies by location, salary, job title, and other criteria.
Online benefits claim: A service that enables people to claim benefits online, including Universal Credit, Jobseeker's Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance, and Personal Independence Payment.
Skills assessment: An online tool that enables jobseekers to assess their skills and identify areas where they may need to improve.
Skills Toolkit: A collection of online courses that enable jobseekers to learn new skills and improve their employability.
Employer services: Employers can use Jobcentre Plus digital services to advertise job vacancies, search for suitable candidates, and access a range of support services.
Jobcentre Plus digital services are designed to make it easier for jobseekers and employers to find each other and connect in the job market.