Young People in Jobs without Training

of London Metropolitan University and Marchmont Observatory

  • Awarded to: Associate Professor Robert Lawy
  • Co-investigators:
  • Funding Awarded to Exeter: £ 51,808
  • Dates: 1 June 2006 - 31 December 2007
  • Sponsor(s): European Social Fund (ESF); Learning Skills Council (LSC); Connexions


The aim of this project was understand the issues and problems of young people in JWT in the SW region and working with our partners provide a policy solution that will increase participation rates in formal training and education. The following report is now available:

Quinn, J. Lawy, R and Diment K. (2008) Young People in Jobs without Training in South West England: Not Just 'Dead-end Kids in Dead-end Jobs' Exeter, South West Learning Intelligence Module (SLIM).

Summary Report

Final Report