Wednesday 26 October 2022
The total number of people unemployed in Guernsey increased to 242 at the end of September 2022, an increase of three from the previous month.
The number of people who were in work and claiming additional financial support was 293, an increase of seven from the previous month.
The Job Centre promoted 299 jobs in September.
A number of training schemes and placements were run through the Job Centre to support people into employment. At the end of September there were 45 people on training schemes such as Work to Benefit, Kickstart and placements with the third sector.
The number of new claims for employment and income-related benefits increased, with 27 new claims made, compared with 22 in the previous month.
These figures are a snapshot taken at the start of October 2022.