Customer Stories

Prospects supports pre-school to become financially secure

The pre-school is now successfully offering a more flexible service meeting the needs of families in the local community with many families choosing to take up their funded hours over longer days

28 November 2016|Number of views (6767)
A community pre-school offering morning and afternoon sessions in a deprived area of the city needed support. The pre-school catered for 3 to 5 year olds and offered charged lunch sessions which could not be taken as part of the nursery education funding.

London Enterprise Adviser Toolkit Launch

25 October 2016|Number of views (6761)
Prospects National Careers Service Inspiration Agenda colleagues, Team London, ran this event for enterprise advisers. The event focussed on a toolkit launch and careers exhibition

The National Careers Service Inspires Students at The John Roan School

25 October 2016|Number of views (7181)
The National Careers Service Inspiration Agenda supported an interview skills day attended by employers and other professionals located in south east London and the borough of Greenwich.

Prospects helps Pete* gain work after volunteering

“I was in a very dark place two years ago, now I am in full time employment. Workplace bullying destroyed my confidence but the Work Programme turned my life around. My world has changed.”

25 October 2016|Number of views (7805)

Pete* was bullied in his last job as a warehouse picker. As a consequence, he lost confidence in his own abilities and was out of work for three years, joining the Work Programme in 2014.

Kegan* learns how to use his transferrable skills to get a job while on probation

"The National Careers Service has enabled me to gain employment and better equipped me to have the confidence to apply for roles."

17 October 2016|Number of views (7473)
Kegan* was unemployed after servicing a sentence in prison. He was referred to the National Careers Service by his probation manager in Willesdon.