New Deal 50+

If you're are over 50 and want to work, then the Jobcentre Plus New Deal 50 plus programme could be the perfect opportunity for you.  If you have been finding it difficult getting a job, or work that pays a decent wage, then this dedicated programme of help may be just what you need.

You could be eligible if:-

  • you are aged 50 or over and are in receipt of  and have been receiving any one or more of the following benefits for at least 6 months - Income Support (IS); Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA); Incapacity Benefit (IB); Severe Disablement Allowance (SDA); Pension Credit
  • you have been receiving National Insurance credits or Invalid Care Allowance or Bereavement Allowance
  • your partner has been receiving an increase in benefits for you for at least 6 months

If you have any questions about New Deal, call 0845 606 2626, 7am to 11pm, seven days a week or textphone 0845 606 0680, 7am to 11pm, seven days a week.