Like many people working in retail, Tracy was made redundant during the pandemic. And, whilst she loved spending more time with her children, her confidence in finding work suffered the longer she was unemployed. Finding it increasingly difficult to find opportunities with flexible hours to fit around her childcare responsibilities, Tracy worked with us to hone her transferable skillset.
Despite working hard to overcome a history of drug use and time spent in prison, Joe* had low expectations of finding employment. In just eight days on the Restart Scheme Joe secured a job.
Unemployed since 2019, John* has secured skilled employment following an extraordinarily short support journey on the Restart Scheme.
Bridgend | Wanting to work with his hands, Robert had been patiently waiting to work alongside his father on a large building contract which did not materialise. After 10 months unemployed, Robert accepted a direct referral from his Jobcentre Plus Work Coach onto the Restart Scheme.