Research and Publications

Recruit With Conviction makes a critical contribution to published knowledge on smoothing pathway to employment for people with convictions. On the links below you will find some of the work that we have contributed to.

Study With Conviction was a partnership project from Recruit With Conviction, Scottish Funding Council and the Centre for Youth and Criminal Justice. Using an action research approach we considered a range of barriers relating to criminal record disclosure and access to tertiary education in Scotland. The final report is linked below:

Study with conviction final report 2016

Scottish-govtScottish Government: The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act Discussion Paper: Report into Stakeholder Events – January 2014

NHS_ScotlandGuidance for Allied Health Professionals
supporting individuals with criminal
convictions and mental health conditions
into work, volunteering or education
 – Nov 2014



Scottish Justice Matters: Children, Young People and Justice – Getting a Job Nov 2014