Mind the Gap: a practical guide to employing ex-offenders in the construction industry

Document type
Guide
Author(s)
Headley, Dominic
Publisher
NACRO
Date of publication
25 May 2018
Subject(s)
Social Policy, Criminal Justice Services, Employment, Offenders
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This helpful and practical guide is for employers and recruiters in the construction sector. It will help them understand their rights and responsibilities, and achieve best practice when implementing fair and safe procedures for employing a person with a criminal record.

It provides support to those with criminal records, so that they can play a full and economically active role in society. It will also help to boost employment in the construction industry, reduce skills gaps and hopefully reduce reoffending.

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