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Reforming the public sector: personalised activation services in the UK

Stafford, B.; Kellard, K

Authors

B. Stafford Bruce.Stafford@nottingham.ac.uk

K Kellard



Contributors

R van Berkel
Editor

B Valkenburg
Editor

Abstract

This paper highlights the degree of flexibility and personalisation in the UK’s welfare to work programmes. The Labour Government’s New Deals as originally designed were meant to provide personalised and tailor-made services and to meet the needs of individuals. The programmes have evolved and become more personalised and promote flexible service delivery. The chapter explores the Personal Adviser model and focuses on the development of New Deal for Young People and New Deal 25 Plus. In recent years a number of factors appear to have encouraged the development of more personalised activation services in the UK.

Citation

Stafford, B., & Kellard, K. Reforming the public sector: personalised activation services in the UK. In R. van Berkel, & B. Valkenburg (Eds.), Making it Personal: Individualising activation services in the EUPolicy Press

Deposit Date Jan 24, 2008
Publicly Available Date Nov 30, -0001
Publisher Policy Press
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Book Title Making it Personal: Individualising activation services in the EU
ISBN 978-1861347978
Public URL http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/764
Copyright Statement Copyright information regarding this work can be found at the following address: http://eprints.nottingh.../end_user_agreement.pdf

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