Ever thought of advertising a job vacancy on Overlooked Talent? Have you even heard of the Overlooked Talent jobsite?
Overlooked Talent is a jobsite that assists offenders and ex-offenders in the recruitment process, helping them find and apply for employment.
The Overlooked Talent jobsite plays an active role in encouraging the recruitment of ex-offenders and matching them with employment opportunities. Overlooked Talent challenges the preconceptions many recruiters hold about these groups by breaking down the employment barriers that offenders currently face, by providing a platform for employers to have contact with ex-offenders.
A growing body of evidence suggests that employer discrimination is a key barrier contributing to the marginalisation of offenders in the labour market. There are 7.3 million people in England and Wales on the Home Office Offenders Index; a huge potential talent pool that is currently being overlooked by employers.
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