The Job Centre is part of the DWP (Department for Work and Pensions). The Job Centre can assist you with finding work. They also deal with Job Seekers Allowance applications.
You will usually attend an interview. At your local Job Centre Plus. If you are applying for Job Seekers Allowance.
If you need support with an application. Or you have any questions. You can visit your local Job Centre Plus.
You can find your nearest branch on this webstie http://los.dwp.gov.uk/default.aspx?type=1.
Alternatively you can give them a call. On the Job Centre contact number.
The Job Centre contact number is 0843 479 2469.
You can find additional Job Centre contact details here https://www.gov.uk/contact-jobcentre-plus.
If you have an appointment with them. But you need to cancel the appointment. Or change the appointment date and time.
Then you should give them a call. As soon as you can On the Job Centre telephone number 0843 479 2469.
If you are hard of hearing. Or you have difficulty with speech. Then you can get in touch with them. By using their textphone number 0845 608 8551.
The phone lines are open. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
From 9.00am to 5.00pm. On Wednesday. They are available. From 10.00am to 5.00pm.
National Insurance Number
You should contact the Job Centre. If you want to apply for your National Insurance number.
You can reach them. By using the Job Centre phone number 0843 479 2469.
Alternatively you can apply for a National Insurance number. On the gov.uk website https://www.gov.uk/apply-national-insurance-number.
If lost or can’t locate your National Insurance number. Then you can get help here https://www.gov.uk/lost-national-insurance-number.
Or call them on the Job Centre number 0843 479 2469.
Job Seekers Allowance
If you want to discuss a JSA claim. That you have already made. Then you can give them a call. On the Job Centre contact line 0843 479 2469.
You can contact them on this website http://los.direct.gov.uk. If your query is not urgent.
If you have any concerns.. About an existing Job Seekers Allowance claim. Then give them a call. On the Job Centre customer services number 0843 479 2469.
Their textphone number is 0800 023 4888.
Their phone lines are open. Monday to Friday. From 8.00am to 6.00pm
If you prefer to apply online. You can apply on the gov.uk website https://www.dwpe-services.direct.gov.uk/portal/page/portal/jsaol/lp.
If you want to make a complaint. About your your claim. Or another issue. You should contact the local Job Centre. That is dealing with your claim.
You should explain to them what your concerns are. Or what you are unhappy about. They will do their best. To help you with and resolve the issue.
If you prefer to speak to someone on the phone. Then you can reach them. On the Job Centre customer services number 0843 479 2469.
It may take them up to 15 days. To deal with your complaint. Depending on what the issue is.
If you are still not happy. After you receive a response.
Then send your complaint to the Director General of Operations at the DWP. They will usually deal with your concerns within 15 working days.