Govt trying to tackle 'disengaged' youngsters

The Government will be working with a host of local organisations to get "disengaged" youngsters into either education, work or an apprenticeship, the Employment Minister told Good Morning Britain.

Esther McVey said the new scheme was about "working with" disengaged teenagers to help them turn their lives around.

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Government launch pilot scheme to tackle youth unemployment

Unemployed young people will get help from a specially trained coach at their local Jobcentre if they are struggling to find work, the Government is expected to announce later today.