Our over-riding aim is to reduce reoffending and protect the public.
Potential career path for young unemployed people 18 -24. Specifically those who have fallen out of mainstream education and are in need of a fresh new start in life.
Land Securities www.landsecurities.com
Construction opportunities for offenders aged 18+ Suitable candidates must complete a two weeks of pre-employment training.
After this classroom-based course, the onsite experience begins with a fortnight’s trial working with one of Land Securities contractors or a sub-contractors at one of their London development sites.
Elevating Success elevatingsuccess.co.uk
Delivers a number of exciting and engaging projects, from helping our unemployed offenders get back into employment, to youth engagement and business enterprise.
National Construction College www.citb.co.uk/training-courses/national-construction-college-courses/
Construction courses in Tunneling and Safe Working Practices for offenders aged 18+.
Employability Construction related opportunities for offenders aged 18 and 19 years olds.
SpringBoard UK www.springboard.uk.net
Focuses on working with offenders aged 18+ whatever barriers they are facing in their journey into paid employment through pre-employment training, work placements, interviews and mentoring once they are in work.
Business in the Community (BITC) www.bitc.org.uk
Business in the Community (BITC) runs the Ready for Work programme, which offers people who have experienced homelessness or are at risk of homelessness, the opportunity to attend a programme offering employability training and work experience.
The Employer Engagement Team at London CRC has been working in partnership with BITC since 2011 and some service users have progressed into employment with their host companies, whilst others have engaged with job coaches following their placements.
Prince’s Trust www.princes-trust.org.uk
Prince’s Trust works with young people aged 13-30 through a range of programmes. Specifically, the Employer Engagement Team at London CRC works in close partnership with Prince’s Trust on its Get Into and Get Started courses for 16-25 year olds.
We work in partnership with the 32 boroughs and the City of London who hold the statutory housing duty to provide housing and advice to homeless people.
The Boroughs also fund a range of supported accommodation and floating support services which ex-offenders can access.
A full list of all London services can be found via www.homelessuk.org
Shelter’s Free Housing Advice Helpline 0808 800 4444
Open 8am – 8pm Monday to Friday
Crisis provide support and advice on accessing Private Sector accommodation, health and well being, Crisis Skylight Centre, Education and Employment
St Mungos Broadway www.mungosbroadway.org.uk
St mungo’s Broadway helps people recover from the issues that create homelessness.
No Second Night Out www.nosecondnightout.org.uk
No second Night out – No Second Night out (NSNO) focuses on helping those who find themselves rough sleeping on the streets of London for the first time.