Supporting you on your journey, and
moving you Forward2Employment.

Forward2Employment works alongside Fortis Trust to support young people, with Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND), in Medway, Kent and the South East, to find permanent and purposeful employment.

We believe that all young adults
have the right to employment.

Our aims are to raise aspiration, change the life outcomes of our interns, support interns in the workplace to develop sustainable employability skills and increase opportunities for all within the local community.

Looking to move to Forward2Employment?
Contact us today for more information.

Our aims are to raise aspiration, change the life outcomes of our interns, support interns in the workplace to develop sustainable employability skills and increase opportunities for all within the local community.

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Open Days | February & March

Open Days | February & March

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a range of Open Day sessions in February and March.   Where: Pop-Up Space, Pentagon Centre, Chatham, High Street, Chatham ME4 4HY   Dates & Times: Saturday 3rd February 2024 - 10am to 1pm Thursday 8th February...

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"Working with Forward2Employment has been a new and exciting journey...

“Working with Forward2Employment has been a new and exciting journey for the team at Richard Austin Alloys.

It has been very rewarding working with Forward2Employment and seeing the progress and development that our interns have made.”
 
– Richard Austin Alloys
"Thank you for supporting me and helping me get this job! I truly enjoy it at the Panini Brothers...

Thank you for supporting me and helping me get this job! I truly enjoy it at the Panini Brothers as all the staff are very friendly, helpful and supportive! It [has] boosted my confidence and [supported] my mental health.

– Michael – A Forward2Employment Supported Employment Client

"The interns have settled in well and adapted themselves to the workplace...

“The interns have settled in well and adapted themselves to the workplace. All the interns have made good progress in the warehouse. [They] have grown in confidence… whilst here at Henry Schein”

– Henry Schein Warehouse Administrator

“It was an honour to be involved in this project from the first moment we met the staff and young people...

“It was an honour to be involved in this project from the first moment we met the staff and young people. We very much look forward to further involvement with Forward2Employment”

– Royal Mail