There are 10 million people in the UK with a criminal record. Gateway to Employment has been established to support people with criminal convictions into the workplace.
Will you help us make a difference?
Read the latest update from Claire, Rachel and Mary – the Prison Work Coach team at HMP Norwich and Wayland.
The newsletter highlights their work with prisoners and businesses to develop positive employment opportunities.
Having already been crowned ‘Regional Rising Star’, Norfolk apprentice Alex Burzec, who found employment through the Gateway to Employment, has received a highly commended National Rising Star Award at the National Apprenticeship Awards.
Gateway to Employment has achieved a significant landmark with 75 employers having signed up. To mark this achievement, Norfolk Police and Crime Commissioner Lorne Green visited a number of local employers to thank them for their support and speak to those involved.