Community Work Placement
Ixion Holdings (Contracts) Ltd delivered under contract to G4S, the Department of Work & Pensions (DWP) Community Work Placement (CWP) programme, over a significant part of London encompassing the boroughs of Hounslow, Richmond, Wandsworth, Kingston, Merton, Sutton, Croydon, Lambeth, Southwark, Greenwich and Newham.
The contract was delivered from a number of Ixion offices located in: Kingston, Hounslow, Tooting, Sutton, London Bridge, Croydon, Woolwich and Stratford.
This contract significantly increased the scope and scale of welfare to work services delivered by Ixion. Through this new CWP contract, Ixion worked closely with thousands of London’s long term unemployed adults supporting them back into a culture of work and employment. This is achieved by placing candidates into a community focused work placement opportunities with the ultimate objective being to secure them sustained paid employment opportunities.
Ixion Holdings Group Chief Executive John Govett stated:
“We are pleased to be given the opportunity to deliver of this new and important government strategy in supporting the long term unemployed back into work. Our commitment as a not-for-profit with robust social values means that we can deliver this programme effectively while supporting the government’s welfare strategy of ensuring that work always pays.”
We will strive to ensure that all our customers are given the highest possible levels of service and that they are offered quality placements and thereby a chance to progress their skills. This enables individuals to support themselves and to secure long term employment for their benefit and that of their families.
Ixion continues to increase its delivery capability across London - delivering a range of support services to support London’s unemployed and economically inactive people to get back into employment.