Employment support

Jim Brown battles through adversity to get a job at Marks and Spencer.

Jim battles through adversity

A Livingston man, who has battled through adversity for decades with a painful foot condition, has turned his life around with help from Remploy and Marks and Spencer. Jim Brown, aged 45, has secured full-time permanent employment with Marks & Spencer as a Sales Assistant in the M&S Livingston designer outlet. Jim has Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome in […] Read More

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Remploy supported John through his anxiety to secure a job

“Remploy have supported me and my mental health condition into work. Just the simple act of getting up and ready and coming to workshops at the Glasgow branch helped me, as it meant that I was going out every week.” 19 year old John White from Glasgow had not worked since leaving college as he was so affected by his anxiety. […] Read More

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Flexible hiring at Remploy

Here at Remploy, we promote a good work-life balance and encourage all kinds of flexible working. Many of our colleagues work part time or flexibly; this is especially important as a high proportion of colleagues have a disability or health condition. We’re happy to consider flexible working for any job if requested. So don’t be […] Read More

Saluting our veterans this Armed Forces Day

As we celebrate Armed Forces Day on 25 June, we look at the success of the veterans we have supported into work.   We talked to one veteran, Samantha Fullylove, a former soldier, who was medically discharged after two harrowing tours of duty in Iraq left her with severe post-traumatic stress disorder. The 30 year […] Read More

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Together we can support more young people with mental health conditions to complete their apprenticeship

Welcoming more apprenticeship support and opportunities the Government’s new Get In Go Far campaign aims to encourage more young people to choose an apprenticeship at the start of their working life and welcomes opportunities for young people who might otherwise be excluded from developing a sustainable career. The campaign has an ambitious target of placing […] Read More

Unlocking 1 million jobs to flexibility: it’s time

Hire Me My Way is a new campaign designed to transform the job market for people who need flexible or part time work. By 2020, we want to see 1 million part time and flexible job vacancies. That’s about three times the current level. We are thrilled to have the backing of Remploy in this […] Read More

Remploy can support you to take control of Multiple Sclerosis

This week, 25th April – 1st May, is Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week which has been developed by Multiple Sclerosis Trust who provide information and specialist support services to help more disabled people to take control of multiple sclerosis. Over 100,000 people in the UK have Multiple Sclerosis which is about one in every 600*. MS […] Read More

Laura gains her independence thanks to guide dog Hester

Today is International Guide Dogs day, an annual celebration that honours guide dogs and the many ways they support people to change their lives.  Laura Turner, Business Support and Employee Benefit Trust lead at Remploy, has a visual impairment and is going to share her story about how her guide dog Hester, has supported her […] Read More