Social value. Collaboration. Recognition.

Our expertise can help you to change the lives of women with convictions and young women leaving care.

Partner with us

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    Businesses

    Our partnership programme will help you deliver social value in support of your CSR strategies.

    Partnership Programme
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    Women's prisons

    We work within prisons and the community. Over 30% of our candidates are referred to us by prisons.

    Prisons
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    Public Sector

    We work with local authorities and referral agencies across London, the South-East, the Midlands and the North of England.

    Public Sector

Hiring ex-offenders will enrich your company and strengthen your brand. Working Chance is the most professional and successful agency we use – I strongly recommend them.

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We achieve results and our statistics prove this. We are proud to be working closely with a range of partners across the employability, criminal justice and support sectors, including:

  • Referral agencies: London CRC, NOMS, probation and Jobcentre Plus
  • Women’s prisons and prison governors at HMPs Downview, East Sutton Park, Bronzefield, Send and Styal
  • Care Leaver Services within local authorities and other referral partners for women care leavers in Brent, Hackney, Haringey and Lambeth
  • Corporate partners including: Virgin Trains, Pret A Manger and Transport for London.

We operate in communities and women’s prisons across London and the South-East, and our Manchester office operates across the North of England and the Midlands. We also have an on-site office at HMP Downview in Surrey.

Our impact
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Over

290 employers have recruited from us

Some of our partners

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What we deliver

Our end-to-end employment, employability and support services enable our candidates to transform their lives and build a future for themselves and their children. Let us help you deliver:

  • Pre-release employability support

  • Employability workshops

  • Recruitment services

  • Signposting and support services

  • In-work support to ensure job sustainability

Latest Annual Report

Latest news

  • Working Chance awarded High Commendation at Third Sector Awards

    Our work in supporting young women care leavers into sustainable employment is recognised by judges at the charity sector's biggest awards ceremony.

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  • Working Chance at Soccerex Global Convention

    We join the commercial football industry's biggest annual convention to network with major employers.

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  • Watch: What is a Working Chance employability event like?

    Watch our new two-minute video about the employability events we run, filmed recently at two events in the City at Ashurst law firm and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi MUFG.

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