Universal Jobmatch

Job Seeker made this Freedom of Information request to Department for Work and Pensions

The request was refused by Department for Work and Pensions.

From: Job Seeker

18 November 2012

Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

Questions.

1. Is the use of the Universal Jobmatch website compulsory for
people on JSA or any other benefits?

2. If a jobseeker declines to use Universal Jobmatch will it affect
their benefits and if so which benefits will be affected?

3. If a jobseeker has evidence of job search activity will they
recieve a sanction for not using Universal Jobmatch?

4. Do Jobcenterplus/DWP have access to individual Universal
Jobmatch accounts? If so what infomation on an individuals account
will be accessible?

5. Which company has developed the software for Universal Jobmatch?

6. Will job seekers have to apply for all jobs that are matched to
their Universal Jobmatch account?

7. What information do the web cookies collect during the use of
Universal Jobmatch and how long do they stay on a computer?

8. If a job seeker receives a jobseekers direction to sign up to
Universal Jobmatch will the jobseeker receive a sanction for
declining?

9. Is the use of a redacted CV with no personal information
acceptable?

10. How much money has Universal Jobmatch cost to implement?

Yours faithfully,

Jobseeker

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13 December 2012


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Dear Jobseeker,

Please find attached the response to your Freedom of Information Request -
Universal Jobmatch.

<<FOI 4574 Response PDF.pdf>>

Regards,

DWP Digitalisation Programme Support

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Karyn Adams left an annotation (13 December 2012)

Quote-marks Aahh not supplying your name is such a classic mistake! You've now given them an excuse to delay giving you a response for even longer now. These FOI requests regarding Universal Jobmatch need answering A.S.A.P :(

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