(In the UK) a government office in a town displaying information and giving advice about available jobs and being involved in the administration of benefits to unemployed people.
More example sentences
- I think the idea is to combine jobcentres and benefit offices.
- A fireman was shot as he tried to douse a blazing jobcentre and a police dog handler survived a bullet ricocheting inside his vehicle.
- The coalition was welcomed by Gary Sykes, office manager for jobcentre plus in Bradford.