About

Please find below information about the Moving On Employment Project.

Values and beliefs:

  • Equality and social justice for all, embracing the diversity of the workforce
  • A person centred approach with clients encouraged to take control of the process of identifying their employment goals and playing a key role in providing feedback in the development of Moving On services
  • Fair and equal partnerships and Moving On promotes working with and between voluntary and community organisations, the statutory and private sectors
  • Promoting best practice, measuring and ensuring quality in all areas of service delivery and development.
Objectives:
  • To offer a client centred, confidential employment service.
  • To identify suitable work, employer matching and hands on support to assist clients to settle into their work placement as long as is required.
  • To maintain links with employers and care managers regarding individual clients.
  • To actively target employers with the capacity and resources to offer meaningful employment opportunities for service users to develop their work skills, confidence and self esteem.
  • To further develop the Moving On database of clients and employment opportunities to enable clients to be assessed and matched to an appropriate employer.
  • To support and contribute to strategic partnerships such as More Choices, More Chances, Mental Health Partnership and NHS Diversity Taskforce

If you have a queries or would like to know more about us, please feel free to contact us:

Moving On Employment Project

Market House

14 Market Street

Lerwick

ZE1 0JP

Tel: 01595 743 926

Email: movingon@shetland.gov.uk

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