Working or looking for work
Who is this section for?
- People who are in work and on a low income
- People starting work or returning to work
- People who have been made redundant or are unemployed and
looking for work
What does it include?
Information about benefits for people who are in work or looking
for work, who can claim them, how much you can get, how to apply,
and where to go for further help. Make sure you are claiming
everything you are entitled to.
How to use this section
The left-hand navigation bar gives you a
comprehensive list of the contents of this section. Click
on the links to go to each page. Some key
benefits are described in the boxes below.
Learn more about Jobseeker's Allowance - a benefit you may be
able to claim if you are looking for work.
Read about the help that may be available to you if
you are starting a new job.
Discover more about Working Tax Credit - benefit you may be
entitled to if you are in work but on a low income.
Find out what help may be available to you in the workplace.
Learn more about the resources and organisations that can
provide information and advice on work issues.
Turn2us Benefits Calculator
Use our simple Benefits Calculator to find out how
much you could claim.