Employer Partnerships

Employer partnerships

75% of firms

Saw lower turnover rates for refugees than overall.

Fiscal Policy Institute and Tent, 2018
employer partnerships

Employer partnerships

We deliver training, career advice, and employment opportunities to refugee and migrant communities. We have worked with employers such as Starbucks and First West of England to help fill vacancies whilst supporting people into their desired careers.

We are currently working with Visit West to recruit, retain and progress refugees and migrants into employment in the hospitality sector. Keep an eye on our Blog for updates on this programme.

Through our network, we will work with you to help your business find the right match. Running bespoke courses, supporting with training and settling people into your company.

Find out more

To find out more about working with us, please contact ACH's Entrepreneurship & Engagement Manager, Julia Dixon-Barrow.

Email: julia.dixon-barrow@ach.org.uk


Starbucks Case Study

ACH provided pre-employment training and one-to-one support to selected candidates, followed by guaranteed job interviews for barista roles within Starbucks stores across Birmingham and Bristol.

"It's been great for Starbucks to work with ACH in supporting the refugee programme over the last few months"

Sarah Goule, Starbucks Store Manager.
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First West of England Case Study

In December 2018, we teamed up with First West of England to give refugees the opportunity to become bus drivers through a special training program in Bristol. 9 out of 11 candidates were successful.