Prospects supports more than 50,000 people across the South West each year to find work

Prospects supports thousands of adults across the South West each year to find jobs, training or improve their skills so they can change their career or move up the ladder

Our services in the region include the Work Programme, National Careers Service and Work Choice.

Across the country Prospects provides tailored education, employment, training and care products and services for people at all stages of life. Each year Prospects inspires more than 500,000 people to develop their potential and transform their lives. We have more than 1,400 professional and skilled colleagues provide practical support to the local communities they are based in across the UK and internationally. In the South West we employ more than 400 colleagues across Bristol, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire.

Prospects is one of the largest employee owned companies in the UK. We are also a Leader in Diversity and ranked in the top 100 index by the National Centre for Diversity. The social purpose of Prospects is to provide services to the public and private sector for individuals at all stages of life. We have 20 years’ experience of successfully delivering public services across the UK and have worked in the South West since acquiring Careerfinder in 2004.

Start your journey here if you an individual looking to find a job, improve your skills, gain qualifications or training.

If you are business looking to recruit new colleagues, inspire the next generation or support colleagues facing employment change talk to us.

25% of people claiming Job Seekers Allowance who join Prospects Work Programme in the South West start work within six months.