Guidance on supporting people into employment

Practical steps you can take to support people into employment.

Who should use this guidance?

Hostels, day services, supported housing, ETE projects and floating support services

In brief

This guidance contains practical steps that agencies can take to support people into employment.  The steps are broken down into five chapters which are:

  • Engaging with the DWP Work Programme
  • Using Activities to Engage Clients
  • Developing Functional Skills
  • Helping your Clients to Volunteer
  • Work Placements for Clients

You can download the whole document or each chapter separately below.

Also see the BIS Skills Support guide for homeless people with details of the different schemes available to support skills development towards employment.

Last updated

1 May 2014

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Practical steps you can take to support people into employment.

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