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Jobcentre

(ˈdʒɒbˌsɛntə)
n
(Social Welfare) Brit any of a number of government offices having premises usually situated in or near the main shopping area of a town in which people seeking jobs can consult displayed advertisements in informal surroundings
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Noun1.jobcentre - a government office in a town where information about available jobs is displayed and where unemployment benefits are administered
government office - an office where government employees work
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Translations
munkaközvetítő iroda

Jobcentre

[ˈdʒɒbsentəʳ] N (Brit) → oficina f de empleo
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Jobcentre

[ˈdʒɒbˌsɛntəʳ] n (Brit) → ufficio di collocamento
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A NEWCASTLE jobcentre could be converted into apartments by city developers after being closed amid a nationwide Government shake-up.
The Jobcentre Plus Travel Discount Card, an initiative supported by the Rail Delivery Group on behalf of Britain's train companies, is available to jobseekers who have been out of work for 12 weeks or longer.
The Jobcentre Plus Travel Discount Card offers 50% off train travel for the purpose of getting to and from interviews.
JOBCENTRE staff are working to tackle a skills shortage facing local construction firms.
The same model is being used in Liverpool city centre, where the Williamson Square Jobcentre is being moved into St Johns Market.
But Lynn Henderson, national officer of the PCS union who represent Jobcentre workers, said: "This Tory Government are abandoning unemployed, sick and disabled people, making it harder for them to access the services they need.
Attending a jobcentre appointment has turned into a living nightmare.
Hi-tech equipment, including specially-designed computers that bring all Jobcentre services into one device, will be installed at Jobcentres throughout the West Midlands, including offices in Erdington, Handsworth, Selly Oak and Washwood Heath.
More than 200,000 referrals between August 2011 and February 2014 were made by Jobcentre Plus for benet claimants in the region to see a training provider, the National Careers Service, or to be placed directly onto skills courses, so they could have a better chance of landing a job.
PROTESTERS held a demonstration outside a city JobCentre yesterday in support of a Romanian immigrant who has allegedly been refused a National Insurance number.
We've taken immediate action today to stop certain adult entertainment vacancies from being advertised through Jobcentre Plus.