Tag Archives: jobcentre

Here we go again!

Reposted from the Leicester Mercury DWP, you really are a piece of shit! Tracy and Nick Gaskin Officials have apologised after a man who cannot walk, talk or feed himself was told he had to attend a Job Centre interview to discuss … Continue reading

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Workers robbed by wage packet rackets as low paid continue to pay the price.

Reposted from the Daily Mirror A painter and decorator with 40 years of experience was told by a Jobcentre that he must play Santa in a department store if he doesn’t find work by Christmas. During this year’s torrential rain when much … Continue reading

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Jobcentre Manager: “There Are Now Targets For Bullying Claimants Off ESA”

Reposted from Same Difference Many thanks to Benefits And Work for their very useful summary of a very important article. Earlier this month Benefits and Work reported that there had been a massive and unexplained rise in the number of ESA sanctions, with the total … Continue reading

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Disabled and without a carer for the night …. go to Asda

Reposted from Kate Belgrave This one goes out to every prat MP and commentator who says we must keep hacking away at social security until there is nothing left to cut. I like to think this story will remind those people about … Continue reading

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Just another day at the jobcentre…

Reposted from an article by Kate Belgrave NUJ This excellent article by Kate sums up the Kafkaesque conditions meted out to jobseekers; it’s a long article but is well worth reading and just remember, these stories are true! Interviews with … Continue reading

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‘Start paying taxes or hang yourself’: Jobcentre official suspended for Facebook rant targeting unemployed father-of-three

A Jobcentre worker has been suspended after messages sent from her Facebook account told an unemployed father-of-three to ‘start paying taxes or hang yourself’. In comments posted from the account belonging to Jobcentre official Dawn-Marie Sanders, Scott Bignell was told he … Continue reading

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