Left for the Wolves: Unscrupulous Employers and JobBridge

The Flame By Unite Youth Dublin

humphreys loves jobbridge

Last month the Minister of State at the Department of Social Protection with Special Responsibility for Activation (Minister of Long Names and Misery); Kevin Humphreys wrote a wonderful piece of fiction in the Irish Independent which extolled the supposed virtues of the JobBridge scheme. While there are too many inaccuracies in his article to correct here e.g. ‘JobBridge is a voluntary scheme’ which was proved incorrect by Unite months ago, one line is particular insulting:

‘in developing JobBridge, great care was taken to set conditions which would limit the ability of employers to exploit the scheme.’

View original post 461 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s