With 2.3 new claims to Universal Credit and many more people feeling uncertain about their futures, with this in mind, the DWP has launched two practical online support platforms through its new ‘Good Place to Start’ campaign.

jobhelp offers essential advice to those looking for work, on which sectors are recruiting now, how to make the best of transferable skills and how to secure a new role. employerhelp offers business advice on recruiting including the matching service Find a Job.

They have also produced a jobhelp stakeholder toolkit and an employerhelp stakeholder toolkit.

If you’re searching for employment, take a look at the FIS JobSpot www.thefis.org/jobspot/