Universal Jobmatch

Key Facts for Benefit Claimants

You may be forced to sign up to Universal Jobmatch. Read here how to avoid it and protect your privacy.

Universal Jobmatch Toolkit

Our advice is based on the Universal Jobmatch Toolkit. The Toolkit was released on 5 March 2013 and contains the most recent guidance for Jobcentre Advisers on Universal Jobmatch. It has been released in response to a Freedom of Information Rques and is available in full here.

Stay up to date

Check this website regularly. We will try to keep it up to date as things change. Information on this site has been collated from Freedom of Information enquiries and primary research from the following highly recommended sources:

You should check them regularly for most recent information about Universal Jobmatch, as well as other welfare reforms including workfare.

Together we can stop the erosion of our benefit rights and the bullying of claimants!

Who made this website?

Solidarity Federation in an organisation that encourages workers’ self-organisation and collective action. We organise and support each other in workplaces and communities. We believe the attack on benefits for unemployed is intended to undermine everybody’s pay and job security. Reforms like Universal Jobmatch are permanent and affect you whether you are working at the moment.