Customer Stories

Work Programme helps Arran* gain an apprenticeship

* Name has been changed.

16 June 2015|Number of views (5833)
Aged only 24, Arran had been out of work for longer than he could remember. 

Apprentice spotlight: Jas Brown, Offender Management

13 March 2015|Number of views (9648)
Prospects employs Apprentices across the company, and some stay on to become fulltime permanent members of staff.

Jane amputee sets up own company, relocates to West Midlands

27 February 2015|Number of views (11990)

Jane, who had her arm amputated, has been on Employment Support Allowance (ESA) – Disability for two and half years after damaging her ‘good shoulder’ while swimming trying to get fit.

Justin - Prospects buys a bike to get him to work

10 December 2014|Number of views (7197)

Justin had been unemployed for two years when he was referred to the Work Programme. After two years of unsuccessfully applying for jobs his confidence and self-esteem had been knocked. Justin also needed support to improve his employability skills.

Peter* ASCENT poor job skills and depression - work programme saved my life

* Name has been changed.

24 September 2014|Number of views (7018)
Peter* is a 42 year old man with previous experience as a factory worker, labourer and working within various roles in the restaurant trade.