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Evaluation report of the temporary jobs pilot: Proving Talent

Kate Shone -Chair of GUAC meeting with Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP - Shadow Minister for Employment and Dave Simmonds Chief Executive of Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion to discuss the GUAC commissioned the evaluation report....

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GUAC gets backing from Employment Minster at The House of Commons Event

A group of 26 Housing Associations owning over 350,000 properties between them and working in various economic environments across the country produced their independent evaluation of their ‘Providing Talent’ scheme. This scheme offered paid job placements within their organisations to upport 18...

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GUAC at Welfare to Work Convention

GUAC and NHF lead a discussion at the Welfare to Work Convention Manchester in July to look at how Social Landlords and Welfare to Work Providers needed to work more closely with Local Enterprise Partnerships. Duncan Breckell, HR Business Partner at Spectrum Housing Group talked about their experien...

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Give us a Chance – The Movie!

Check out the film our Proving Talent Employees have created! Just click the link below to watch!...

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Employment minister speaks at launch of paid scheme for young job seekers

The 'Give us a Chance' consortium was proud to launch 'Proving Talent' at the House of Commons on 12 March 2012. As well as Employment Minister Chris Grayling MP, young people, social landlords, work programme prime contracts and MPs attended. The scheme will pay young people at least the minimum...

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