Work Programme Evaluation: Operation of the commissioning model, finance and programme delivery

Publication date: 18 Dec 2014 | Publication type: Report | Theme: Education & Labour, Employment & Social policy | NIESR Author(s): Rolfe, H | External Author(s): Foster, S; Purvis, A; Lanceley, L; Foster, R; Lane, P; Bertram, C; Newton, B; Garlick, M; Metcalf, H; Tufekci, L

This report brings together and summarises the key evidence available from the 2013 and 2014 waves of the Work Programme evaluation relating to the commissioning model, finance and programme delivery, together with evidence from provider surveys from 2012, 2013 and 2014. The report explores the impact of the commissioning model on the provider market, the operation of financial model and programme delivery.