Information for Employers

Moving On will work with employers to support participants during a work placement to gain and develop skills, confidence and experience in the employment market.  We aim to provide a service which can support participants in the workplace; our Support Workers are available to spend time with participants in their work placement and employment.  In work support is provided to support the participants and employer over and extended period.

Creating Opportunities

Engaging with employers to create opportunities for participants

Liaison with Employers

Support worker to promote links between employers and participants to enable successful placements.

1:1 Tailored Support

With Employers to facilitate placements for participants accessing volunteering; work experience and employment.

Placement Arrangement

Support worker to arrange necessary documentation to facilitate placements:

  • Job description
  • Letter of understanding
  • Volunteer agreement
  • Risk assessment
  • Contact details

Placement Support

Person focused in-placement support tailored to the participants and employer’s needs. Tapered to promote independence with agreement between the employer and participant.

If you would like to offer an opportunity to someone or for more information please contact:

                    Moving On Employment Project

                    Market House

                    14 Market Street


                    ZE1 0JP

                    Tel: 01595 743926

                    Email: movingon@shetland.gov.uk