Voluntary work will help the skills of the unemployed

Dr Stephen Davies appears on the Jeremy Vine show.

Dr Stephen Davies, Education Director at the IEA, features on the BBC Radio Two Jeremy Vine show, to discuss the government's new Help to Work scheme. In the interview, Steve argues in favour of new measures to promote voluntary work as it helps the unemployed maintain soft skills and eventually find employment.  

You can listen to the programme in full here. Steve's segment begins at 00.12.45

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