29/12/2013 13:53 GMT | Updated 29/12/2013 13:58 GMT

Prostitute Jobs Advertised On Direct Gov Website

Clerical oversight or George Osborne's new plan to tackle unemployment?

A job advert for prostitutes with "no experience necessary" but "must like sex" has appeared on a government website.

The applicant's role is - perhaps unsurprisingly - "to go out with guys maybe for evening or have full on sex".

You could even answer a drop-down menu as to why you wouldn't apply for it

All the for just £10 an hour.

The add also says: "This would be better if you was single and be able to work at your own pace.

"Looks and race ­unimportant. You will need a mobile phone."

The add was posted by Horny Escorts Universal Jobmatch area of the Direct Gov site last Monday.

The manager of the company told the Mirror: "I put the advert up there because it’s a job site and it’s a job. I was a bit shocked they allowed it.

"I also do deliveries and I had posted an ad for a same-day delivery service and then I just put the escorting one underneath it."

The Department for Work and Pensions said the ad had been posted in error but would not say if ads were checked prior to going up, reports the Metro.