27 May

Pringle welcomes end of JobBridge but warns a name change will not be enough

first_img 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsApp The weekend announcement that JobBridge is to be replaced in September has been welcomed by Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle.However, the independent TD says it will not be enough to simply change the name of the scheme.He says whatever replacement is announced by Social Protection Minister Leo Varadkar must respect the workers who take part, and pay them, a reasonable wage if they are to be placed on an internship.He says JobBridge was never intended for petrol pump attendants or till operators, but it was clear to everyone that employers were using JobBridge as cheap labour.Deputy Pringle concluded it is quite possible that JobBridge actually prolonged unemployment for many people in Donegal………….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/tp.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Facebook Twitter Google+ WhatsApp Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry center_img By admin – May 23, 2016 Pringle welcomes end of JobBridge but warns a name change will not be enough Previous articleUpdate – Donegal Man killed in Castleblaney collisionNext articleMc Hugh pledges to use Junior Ministry to promote cross border cooperation admin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Homepage BannerNews Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Pinterest Twitter Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

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