Collection

DWP provider guidance

Provider guidance is for organisations contracted to deliver provision for DWP.

Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG Scotland)

Providers should read the PVG scheme information on the Scottish government website for the latest guidance and take the appropriate action.

Providers who work with vulnerable groups in both Scotland and England should be aware of the differences between the PVG scheme (Scotland) and the Disclosure and Barring Scheme (England).

Access to Work

  1. Access to Work provider guidance

    • Statutory guidance
  2. Access to Work provider memos

    • Guidance

Community Work Placements

ESF 2014 to 2020

  1. ESF 2014 to 2020 provider guidance

    • Statutory guidance

Fit for Work

  1. Fit for Work provider guidance

    • Guidance

Generic guidance

  1. Generic guidance for DWP providers

    • Statutory guidance

Group Work (JOBS II)

  1. Group Work (JOBS II) provider guidance

    • Statutory guidance

Merlin standard

  1. Merlin Standard guide for providers

    • Guidance

New Enterprise Allowance

Provider Referrals and Payments (PRaP)

Specialist Employability Support

Work Choice

Work Programme

  1. Minimum service delivery standards for Work Programme providers

    • Guidance
  2. Provider Direct (Work Programme) provider guidance

    • Guidance
  3. Review of Work Programme minimum performance levels

    • Independent report
  4. Work Programme and NEA: on and off benefit scans

    • Guidance
  5. Work Programme contract package areas and providers

    • Guidance
  6. Work Programme provider guidance

    • Statutory guidance
  7. Work Programme provider guidance for contract package area 18

    • Statutory guidance
  8. Work Programme provider memos 2017

    • Guidance
  9. Work Programme provider tools

    • Guidance
  10. Work Programme Performance Management Regime provider guidance

    • Guidance
  11. Work Programme Performance Management Regime provider guidance (CPA18)

    • Statutory guidance
  12. Work Programme: Universal Credit provider guidance

    • Statutory guidance

Work and Health Programme

Youth Engagement Fund

  1. Youth Engagement Fund provider guidance

    • Statutory guidance
Published 1 November 2013
Last updated 1 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added Work and Health Programme provider guidance to the collection.
  2. Added the New Enterprise Allowance phase 2 provider guidance to the collection.
  3. Added the Group Work (JOBS II) provider guidance to the collection.
  4. Added the ESF 2014 to 2020 provider guidance to the collection.
  5. Added New Enterprise Allowance provider guidance to the collection.
  6. Added Supervised Jobsearch Pilot Guide and annexes.
  7. Added Health & Work Service provider guidance to the collection.
  8. Added the Work Programme Performance Management Regime provider guidance.
  9. Added DWP Commissioning Strategy 2014.
  10. Community Work Placements provider guidance added to the collection.
  11. First published.