* 1. Have you been unemployed in the past two years?

* 2. If yes, how long have you been unemployed for?

* 3. What is your age?

* 4. In your experience, what are the three main obstacles to employment that unemployed young people face today?

* 5. How useful has Jobcentre Plus been in supporting your (or your friends’) search for employment?

* 6. The Government launched a range of measures in April 2012 to help young people into jobs, under the banner of the Youth Contract. For more information visit http://www.dwp.gov.uk/youth-contract/.

How useful has the Youth Contract been in supporting your (or your friends’) search for employment?

* 7. The Government's Work Programme was launched in June 2011 and is intended to help long-term unemployed people into employment. For more information, visit http://www.dwp.gov.uk/policy/welfare-reform/the-work-programme/.

How useful has the Work Programme been in supporting your (or your friends’) search for employment?

* 8. What are the three main disadvantages of the current Government's youth employment policy?

* 9. What three improvements would you make to current Government policy on youth unemployment?

* 10. If you have since found a job, list three factors helped you back into employment.

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