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EDM (Early Day Motion) 1577: tabled on 04 September 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 11 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House notes the work of Unlock Employment, based in Govan, Glasgow, a social enterprise and community-based organisation which seeks to help the disadvantaged in the community, be it the unemployed or under-employed, into employment; supports its delivery of its people-based services across employability, skills and training, including reliable solutions to support people to obtain real employer-led skills, information, advice and guidance, job opportunities, vocational training, as well as a comprehensive in-work support service; recognises the specialised work it does to support ex-offenders who are seeking help into employment, including a range of services aimed at empowering its clients to change their own lives for the better; praises it for the work it carries out to support local organisations with advice and practical solutions so they are better able to deliver employability guidance for their clients; congratulates Unlock Employment on being shortlisted for the finals of The Great British Entrepreneur for Good Awards 2018; and wishes it every success in the final towards the end of 2018.