march, 2019

19marAll DayApply with Conviction Training


Event Details

Recruit With Conviction are delivering two Apply with Conviction workshops on behalf of South Ayrshire Alcohol and Drug Partnership (ADP) and Community Justice Ayrshire.

To register complete the attached form and return to

Workshop Dates: Monday 25 February and Tuesday 19 March 2019

The full day workshop has 3 modules:

The Criminal Record:
 What is it and how it impacts job search?
 Barriers to employment for young people with a criminal record.
 Myths and misconceptions of job search with a criminal record

The legislative background:
 A practical guide to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 including proposed amendments to disclosure periods and Scotland 2013 exemptions as amended.
 An introduction to Protection of Vulnerable Groups 2007
 Protected Convictions 2015

Supporting job search – What works now:
 The conviction relevance paradox and the right person for the right job.
 The new labour market and effective disclosure processes.
 Why, when, what and how to disclose a criminal record to get the job – and keep it.

By the end of the course participants will be able to use the “Apply With Conviction”approach to support people with a criminal record to employment.

Apply with Conviction Registration Form


All Day (Tuesday)


South Ayrshire - Venue TBC