Better Working Futures
Better Working Futures is Reed in Partnership’s name for the Work and Health Programme. The service gives people who face additional barriers to finding work the best support
Participants work with their own Employment Adviser who takes time to understand their interests, skills, ambitions, experience, health and personal circumstances.
A plan is developed using this information and access to a range of support offered, including help managing a health or disability, personal skills development and job application support.
A range of personal support is available, drawing on local community services and our range of partner organisations. In-work support is offered once employment is achieved.
Connecting Communities provides specialist employment support for jobseekers in Binley and Willenhall.
Additional support is also available to support people who are employed on earnings under £17,500 to progress their career.
Our Employment Advisers help participants to develop a plan of action and access a range of personalised support to achieve their goals.
Job Entry: Targeted Support (JETS) service supports benefit claimants who have become unemployed as recently as 12 weeks ago
Support includes specialist advice on moving into growing sectors, as well as CV writing help and interview coaching. Participants will also receive access to financial support, including travel costs, interview clothing, health assessments and training - plus the opportunity to use Reed in Partnership’s Online Career Centre.
Health and wellbeing support is also available. Our Online Health Check provides an in-depth report in participants' key health indicators, including dietary habits, sleeping patterns, financial wellbeing and personal resilience. Personalised sessions with a specialist Health Adviser are also provided.
The Restart Scheme helps long-term unemployed people to start working.
We provide a wide range of support options, including skills training, job application and interview preparation, financial help, online tools and health and wellbeing support.
Reed in Partnership provides the Restart Scheme in the Home Counties and North East & Humber as a prime provider. We also provide the service as a subcontractor in Derbyshire, Cornwall, West Midlands and South London.
Work Routes is a DWP ESF funded service that supports people looking to move into sustainable work.
The service provides jobseekers with a personal Employment Adviser who supports them with the skills, confidence and advice they need to overcome their barriers to employment.
A range of specialist is available to jobseekers using the service, including skills training, health and wellbeing advice and help finding and applying for a suitable vacancy.
Reed in Partnership provides Work Routes in Cambridge & Peterborough, Hertfordshire, Cornwall and The Marches. Specialist support is available in West London for jobseekers aged 50+ and troubled families in South London.