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The Employability Pipeline


The job seeking journey...

Stage 1: Referral, Engagement and Assessment

This pipeline stage is about reaching out to individuals, supporting people into regular activity and positive routines, and helping them to connect with others.

Client Status: Not Job Ready

Examples of activities

 Depending on each individual's circumstances, an activity may apply to other Stages.

Stage 2: Needs Assessment

This stage sees a range of partners assessing the initial needs of clients and agreeing key activities to be undertaken with them in order to address any barriers to employment or training.

Client Status: Not Job Ready

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Stage 3: Vocational Activity

Stage 3 activities include delivering a range of accredited training, employability training for core skills, job search advice and activities to raise awareness of enterprise and entrepreneurship in order to meet the needs of individuals.

Client Status: Job Ready

Stage 4: Employer engagement and job matching

This stage includes activities such as arranging work or volunteer placements with employer, assisting individuals to secure job vacancies and matching job-ready clients to jobs.

Client Status: Job Ready