“Once again on behalf of James and I a massive thank you for everything you have done, you have made such a difference.”
James successfully applies for an apprenticeship with support from the National Careers Service.
“I needed to overcome my carriers and fears having left schools without taking qualifications.”
Gemma has turned around her life after leaving school at 16 without GCSEs. She is now studying and volunteering in a nursery.
“Prospects is a good place to go for help and advice in getting back to work and in confidence building.”
Janet lives in Taunton and had not worked since 1999 before she started the Work Programme with Prospects. Janet worked before she had children doing a range of jobs including working in a seaside kiosk, in a bakery, a furniture factory and a guest house.
"The Work Programme has really helped me improve my confidence."
When Nicholas came to The Work Programme, he was feeling depressed having not worked for ten years due to ill health.
“Finding employment means I can now pay rent as I am without a home at the moment.”
Alan* was homeless and attending the Salvation Army when he first met an adviser with the National Careers Service at the Salvation Army’s centre. This outreach service provides face to face support for people who are unable to attend a more traditional office or Job Centre environment.