Tag: offender learning

Welfare to Work 2011

Last week, I attended the Welfare to Work 2011 conference to get the latest updates on progress with welfare reform and, particularly, the Work Programme. Representatives of organisations from across the private, public and voluntary sectors provided useful insight into recent and forthcoming developments. Stefan Czerniawski from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) provided an … Continue reading Welfare to Work 2011

The Offenders’ Learning, Skills and Employability Conference

On the 14th April, I attended the Offenders’ Learning, Skills and Employability Conference.  Held at Westminster Studio, the conference brought together a range of delegates from organisations including prisons and skills and training organisations.  The conference focused on the provision offenders need to obtain sustainable employment following their release from prison.  The first part of … Continue reading The Offenders’ Learning, Skills and Employability Conference

European Offender Employment Forum

Recently, one of our Sales Executives, Suzette Tonks, made a trip to Edinburgh for the European Offender Employment Forum Conference. The European Offender Employment Forum conference took place in Edinburgh on the 24th and 25th March. The conference included a number of interesting workshops, including input from Apex Scotland, The Wise Group and Trabajo Penitenciario y Formacion … Continue reading European Offender Employment Forum