Coronavirus: information and updates

Search

5249 matches found

Self employment and universal credit form

Hi, I am going self employed as an IT contractor. I will be the company director but will also be paying myself a monthly salary via PAYE. So HMRC will get a monthly income feed from my accountant. ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Universal Credit - 5 May 2021

Scope community

self-employment & UC LCWRA

Hey I just was wondering what the exact rules are with regards to earnings and LCWRA. I am looking to potentially sell some artwork at some point, it would be sporadic & probably small amounts, ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Universal Credit - 3 Apr 2021

Scope community

Finding employment

Has anyone else with Asperger syndrome experienced difficulty finding work? Since I left my highly-paid position within local government in 2007 - mainly because of a bullying supervisor - I have ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and careers - 12 Aug 2021

Scope community

employment with ptsd?

hi, I'm trying to research what jobs are specifically good for those with PTSD as i'm trying to pursue self-employment but i am hitting huge roadblocks. i know i want to be self-employed from home ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and careers - 20 Jul 2021

Scope community

Self employment

Hi there, I have a severe degenerative disability and have been getting PIP and new style ESA (support group) as I am unable to work, since leaving my career through ill health. We own a camper van ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and careers - 26 Jan 2021

Scope community

Employment Advisor

Please may someone assist me in finding an Employment advisor?

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and careers - 3 May 2021

Scope community

Claiming Universal Credit whilst self employed

Hi. I am self employed and about to go off sick awaiting an operation. If I get a 'fit for work' note from my GP can I claim Universal Credit?

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Universal Credit - 20 Aug 2021

Scope community

Self Employment experiment didn't work, what now?

Hi Folks, I was on ESA for a few years until I decided to try my hand at self employment. The stigma around being on benefits and the desire to be a "Productive member of society" meant that I took ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) - 9 Feb 2021

Scope community

Would you use a Government run employment support programme if you wanted to look for work?

The Government has released its Shaping Future Support green paper, a consultation on how they can change the benefits system for disabled people. I am leading on Scope’s response to the ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) - 18 Aug 2021

Scope community

becoming self employed and coming off benefits

Hi I have just published a book on Amazon, I'm trying to come off benefits completely, as an artist I try to stay creative to help with my mental health, and even though I'm housebound, I decided to ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in What benefits am I entitled to? - 9 Jul 2021

Scope community
Opens in a new windowOpens an external siteOpens an external site in a new window