job centre


job centre
job centre or Jobcentre noun
(also without cap) an office run by the government agency Jobcentre Plus, which provides information about available jobs
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Main Entry:job

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • job centre — ➔ centre * * * job centre UK US noun [C] UK GOVERNMENT ► a place in the UK, provided by the government, where people who are looking for work can look at job advertisements and get advice: »Employers seeking workers should send details to their… …   Financial and business terms

  • job centre — job centres also jobcentre N COUNT In Britain, a job centre is a place where people who are looking for work can go to get advice on finding a job, and to look at advertisements placed by people who are looking for new employees …   English dictionary

  • job centre — job .centre n a place run by the British government where jobs are advertised and training courses are provided for people who are looking for work …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • job centre — /ˈdʒɒb sɛntə/ (say job sentuh) noun → recruitment agency. Also, jobs centre …   Australian English dictionary

  • job centre — noun (C) a British government service where jobs are advertised and training courses are provided for people who are looking for work …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • job centre plus — A UK government agency that seeks work for those out of a job, assists employers to find suitable employees, and offers occupational advice on retraining. It also administers claims for and payments of social security benefits …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • centre — cen‧tre [ˈsentə ǁ ər] , center noun [countable] 1. COMMERCE the place where most of the important things connected with a business or activity happen: • Bahrain has become a major international banking centre. centre of …   Financial and business terms

  • centre — I UK [ˈsentə(r)] / US [ˈsentər] noun Word forms centre : singular centre plural centres *** 1) [countable] the middle of a space or area the centre of the room the exact/very centre: Libourne is at the very centre of the wine making region. a)… …   English dictionary

  • centre — 1 BrE, center AmE noun 1 MIDDLE (C) the middle of a space, area, or object, especially the exact middle: Draw a line through the centre of the circle. | Tony only likes chocolates with soft centres. (+ of): There was an enormous oak table in the… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • centre*/*/*/ — [ˈsentə] noun I 1) [C] the middle of a space or area chocolates with soft centres[/ex] in the centre of the room[/ex] 2) [C] British the part of a town or city that contains most of the shops, restaurants, and places of entertainment We caught a… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English


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