Works4YOU is an employability service delivered in partnership with Clackmannanshire, Dundee, Perth and Angus Criminal Justice Social Work which incorporates personal development. The aim of the service is to directly tackle the barriers faced by service users with a criminal record accessing education, training and employment opportunities, to improve their job readiness and bring them closer to the labour market.
Works4YOU is underpinned by one to one key-worker support while much of the service is delivered in a group setting. Interventions may include:
- Core and basic employability skills competency building
- Guidance through the Disclosure Process
- Work Experience
- Community Education
- Opportunities for Certification
- Progression into Further Education, Training or Employment
Individuals 16+ who are serving a community order or requiring throughcare support can access this service.
Referrals to Works4You are received directly from the Criminal Justice Social Work teams.