In Woking, the number of people who are claiming key out-of-work benefits has fallen by 830 since 2010 – an overall reduction of 58% per cent, meaning fewer people now need this support because they have the security of a job.
Jonathan attended the opening of the £3 million V4 Wood Flooring design centre.
Do you know an outstanding individual, organisation or local business going the extra mile to help jobseekers in your constituency?
NEW PUBLIC POLL SHOWS OVER 80% OF PEOPLE THINK THE GOVERNMENT SHOULD BE DOING MORE TO PREVENT SUDDEN DEATHS IN YOUNG PEOPLE
Jonathan has made this statement about the incident at the Woking fireworks display:
Guildford Jobs Fair is taking place on Friday 26th October 2018 at The Mandolay Hotel, 10am to 2pm.
The aim of the event is to get jobseekers back into work!
There will be 20+ local employers attending this event looking for local jobseekers.
PROMOTING careers in cyber security
Jonathan supports career opportunities as part of Cyber Security Awareness Month.
Jonathan Lord attended an event on 16th October at the Houses of Parliament to raise awareness of careers in cyber security.
Jonathan was delighted by the Department for Work and Pensions' recently published Labour Market Figures, which shows hugely promising employment statistics in the Woking constituency.
- Woking's employment rate of nearly 82% outstrips the national average of 75.7%
Jonathan is calling on Woking's small shopkeepers to enter the Best Small Shops Competition, celebrating the creativity of small shops and the central role they play in their local community.
Jonathan has welcomed research showing that superfast broadband has boosted the turnover of local businesses across the UK by £9 billion.