We’ve just published our update for June 2016.             This months update includes: Some new information on getting a reference from a previous employer Advice on the best way of approaching a panel interview if you have a criminal record A personal view on how to deal on a daily

The House of Commons Work and Pensions Select Committee have launched an inquiry into the benefits and employment support available to people with convictions when they leave prison. They are interested in hearing from anybody who has had experience of the prison system. The deadline for consultation is 15th July 2016. Find out how to

We’ve just published our update for May 2016.             This months update includes: A new page about information on the internet, online and through search engines like Google which includes a search engine removal request Advice on the importance of understanding how Police Certificates are used when working abroad A

In February 2016, we were invited by Plias Resettlement to visit Wormwood Scrubs and Pentonville prisons to present workshops on criminal records and disclosure (they deliver the National Careers Service contract there). The aim was to look at the ongoing effects of a criminal record, how this can affect a person’s ability to reintegrate into

We’ve just published our update for April 2016.             This months update includes: New information on receiving a criminal record whilst you’re in employment Advice on the importance of understanding what’s on your criminal record and knowing what level of criminal record check an employer will be doing Updated information

Looking back over the last couple of months, we’ve written up a few examples of the people we’ve helped. We hope they give a good idea of how we help people. However, more importantly than our role, we think that these examples show how people with convictions are able to overcome some of the barriers

We’ve just published our update for March 2016.             This months updates include: New information on Sexual Harm Prevention Orders and Sexual Risk Orders Updated information on travelling to Canada A personal view on the experiences of securing a visa to the USA after a second attempt A further example

We’ve just published our update for February 2016.             This months updates include: New information on the top 10 things to know about criminal records Updated information on the DBS barring representations process and the importance of making representations if you’re being considered for inclusion on the barring list A

We’ve just published our update for January 2016.             This months updates include: Updated information about convictions for sexual offences which reflect the changes to civil orders such as Sexual Offences Prevention Orders (SOPO’s) A personal experience of being refused a work placement as part of a college course and

Looking back over the last couple of months, we’ve written up a few examples of the people we’ve helped. We hope they give a good idea of how we help people. However, more importantly than our role, we think that these examples show how people with convictions are able to overcome some of the barriers

We’ve just published our update for December 2015.             This months updates include: Information about restraining orders including when they become spent, when they should be disclosed and the ongoing implications of living with one Details of how to apply for a gambling licence (known as a Personal Functional Licence)

We’ve just published our update for November 2015.             This months updates include: Details of how the DVLA share information on driving licence records with employers, insurance companies and car hire companies Information about possible scam employment offers and criminal record checks Two personal experiences of successfully gaining work with

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