Succesful Placement at Alltruck – Wire Project

Posted by on Apr 26, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Succesful Placement at Alltruck – Wire Project

Chris Dzikiti was referred to the Wire Project in March 2016. He had found difficulty in looking for work within the administration field which he is highly passionate about. When he came to us we introduced him to Janine Borderick who is a HR Manager at Alltruck Plc based in their Croft Site. Janine was ecstatic to be able to help Chris aim high and show through his demonstration of skills that he is a highly employable candidate, should anyone be willing to offer him some work. Janine decided to place Chris at both the Croft and Loughborough sites where he completed several administration...

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Community Safety Case Study – Matthew

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Community Safety Case Study – Matthew

Matthew was referred to the Community Safety project by his Offender Manager. He had worked since the age of 16, but having been in prison, felt that his chances of gaining employment would be reduced and he wanted to use this opportunity to “get back into a working environment”. In HMP Onley, Matthew had worked driving the fork lift trucks and was keen to gain employment in this field. He was therefore placed at Colton Packaging on the fork lift trucks and successfully completed the two weeks. In his feedback of the placement, Matthew wrote, that his time at Colton Packaging had further...

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Community Safety Case Study – Richard

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Community Safety Case Study – Richard

Richard was referred to the Community Safety project from Apex. He had been unemployed for 2.5 years and despite completing voluntary work throughout this period, he feared going back into employment. Richard was placed into the City Parks where he took on two roles: Helping to maintain the city parks, but also looking after the plants within offices around Leicester. He saw this opportunity as a further means of “turning my life around” and successfully completed the two weeks, with an excellent review from the Parks Team at the end of this. In response to completing the placement,...

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Case Study: Reece

Posted by on Mar 24, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Case Study: Reece

Reece was referred to the Community Safety project at Leicestershire Cares in June 2013 and was interviewed and accepted whilst in Glen Parva YOI.   He knew he would find it difficult to gain employment despite his willingness and really wanted to work within the catering industry as this was where his previous employment experience had been. An interview was arranged for Reece with Leicestershire County Council’s catering department the following month.  He was successful in his interview there and was offered a two week work placement with them. Shortly after the interview,...

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