Apex works for employers

Apex Works is a highly regarded Leicester-based charity, established in 1982, which provides effective support to vulnerable and marginalised people in order for them to gain the skills and confidence they need to get a job.

Good for People, Good for Business

We change lives by addressing the barriers that prevent people gaining skills and achieving employment. Our role is to enable personal development and broker real work opportunities for all people regardless of their background or personal circumstances by:

  • Supporting progression
  • Offering opportunity
  • Embracing diversity
  • Working in partnership

Help us Change Lives

 Working in partnership with employers, we offer: 

  • Opportunities to engage with and support marginalised people, through offering work placements or appropriate job opportunities
  • Specialist pre- and post-employment support tailored to the needs of both the business and the new employee
  • An opportunity for your staff to volunteer their time and expertise, working with us to improve the skills of disadvantaged people
  • Bespoke pre-employment and in-work training – developed by employers for employers
  • Help to achieve equality, diversity  and CSR goals
  • Local understanding and a supportive business relationship

 For more information please call us on 0116 261 6510 or click npagett@apex-works.co.uk to send an email.

 Nigel Pagett – Employer Engagement and Volunteering Manager

Tamir Ali – Employer Engagement Officer

Apex works because we recognise and actively support the needs of local people and local businesses. Our board of Trustees includes high profile local employers who share our passion for enabling people, and they help to shape and support our business engagement strategy and practice.