Employment schemes

Self-employment and the gig economy inquiry launched

Work and Pensions Committee’s inquiry into welfare system’s support to self-employed and gig economy workers

Statement on Improving Lives: the Work, Health and Disability Green Paper

Statement made by Secretary of State for Work and Pensions in the Commons

Trade Union Bill returns to the Lords

Electronic ballots and political funds under spotlight

Governments have failed a generation of young people, say Lords

Majority of 14–24 year olds are ‘overlooked and left behind’ by Whitehall

Introduction of the National Living Wage debated

Backbench Business debate on National Living Wage and related changes to employee contracts on 18 April in the Commons Chamber.

More employment schemes

Title Date
Apprenticeships inquiry launched 12.02.2016
How will the Enterprise Bill 2016 affect UK businesses? 27.01.2016
Skills Minister questioned on education and skills matters 20.01.2016
Immigration Minister questioned on post-study work schemes for Scotland 09.12.2015
Education Secretary and Skills Minister gives evidence on social mobility 04.12.2015
Education leaders discuss employment opportunities and outcomes for young people 26.10.2015