This guide is intended to support organisations that are applying for funding to deliver projects under the Big Lottery Fund's 'Building Better Opportunities' programme.
To ensure that every apprentice has an excellent experience and gains a solid foundation for a vibrant and successful career, we are proposing the introduction of an Apprentice Charter.
Trust for London commissioned the Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion to explore the extent of low-paid work, the barriers to progression, 'what works' in supporting progression, and how policy and delivery could be improved in the future.
This piece of work was commissioned by the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills to explore how providers are already tracking learners' destinations, and to try and understand the issues facing providers.
The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) commissioned a series of literature reviews in 2013 to provide a comprehensive and robust evidence base to inform the development of anti-poverty strategies for the UK.
This report provides a review of the UK's capability to track migrant workers, and is complemented by three other reports produced by our project partners.
This research tracks the experience of 80 women over a three-year period as they negotiated a return to work after motherhood. Increasing the maternal employment rate is increasingly recognised as a critical policy issue.
This briefing contains findings from a review of evaluations that considered the design, implementation and impact of benefit sanctions, with a particular focus on the experience of lone parents sucess
The evaluation of Work Choice explored both the new programme model and the effect of the DWP commissioning approach on this area of specialist provision.
This evaluation uses a mixture of methods to capture the success and outcomes of the first five pilot initiatives up to April 2013
The South West Workways project aims to provide targeted support to economically inactive and unemployed people across four Local Authorities in South West Wales.
Community Works: placing work, skills and enterprise at the heart of Community Budgets explores some of the key lessons arising from the Government's Community Budgets pilots, and the challenges and opportunities that these create for the future.