Jobseeker's Allowance (18-21 Work Skills Pilot Scheme) Regulations 2014

Implementation date: 25 November 2014

The Regulations establish a new pilot scheme, known as the 18-21 Work Skills Pilot Scheme. The Scheme will require selected 18-21 year old jobseekers to attend Phase One (training in Maths and/or English) if they do not hold a Level 2 qualification in English and/or maths, or Phase Two (work-related activity and/or skills training) within a pilot area consisting of: the Black Country; Devon, Somerset and Cornwall; Kent; and Mercia.