Reed in Partnership provides public services to change people’s lives for the better.

We have helped over 150,000 people into work to date.

As a public service provider, our mission is to be the partner of choice for developing people and their communities. We support individuals, businesses, families and communities to prosper – often under challenging circumstances. We focus on changing lives by increasing employment opportunities and improving skills

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Work Routes helps unemployed people find and sustain employment. Our free service enables jobseekers to improve their skills and employability and create a personal plan to find the right job for them.

Regular 1-2-1 personal guidance is available from a friendly Adviser, as well as group training, financial support and exclusive local job vacancies.

Since 1998:

150,000 people supported into employment
Over 800,000 hours of skills training delivered