20 Mar

New information –

EMA will continue to be paid throughout the schools’ closures for those entitled to claim. 

Students who are still on the school roll and were due to leave at the end of this academic year will still be classed as students, and all usual rules apply relating to benefit claims and job seekers allowance claims. 

If you need more help and advice please look online or contact – be aware call volumes are very high at present –

https://www.gov.uk/jobseekers-allowance/eligibility

https://www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk/what-we-do/employability-skills/partnership-action-for-continuing-employment-pace/

https://www.gov.uk/universal-credit/eligibility

https://www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk/careers/?gclid=Cj0KCQjw09HzBRDrARIsAG60GP-IciugGPFEZFd8s9REXY2gbR2myFpymf2IoxVTEcDSR-4aGBMLUUwaAqjiEALw_wcB