Social enterprise Breakthrough works with exceptional prison leavers to provide training and bring inspiring, diverse talent to businesses through the provision of fully supported apprenticeships. The Foundation has been supporting Breakthrough with a 10-week pilot pre-apprenticeship programme for a group of male BAME ex-offenders, who will progress into further employment, education or training.
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City & Guilds Foundation funds Breakthrough to support prison leavers into apprenticeships in innovative new partnership
The City & Guilds Foundation and Breakthrough, the UK’s first apprenticeship provider to recruit directly from prisons, have entered a new partnership to support prison leavers into employment. Founded in March 2020, Breakthrough was the first charity to focus...