3SC are an ERSA Awards Finalist!


3SC are delighted to have been selected in not just one, but 2 categories in the Employment Related Services Association (ERSA) Awards.


Community Outreach of the Year Award

Kindly sponsored by Clarion Futures


This award is for a delivery team or employment support organisation successfully reaching diverse and marginalised people in local communities, outside of the remit of Jobcentre Plus, encouraging them to engage and participate in employment services.


The 2023 finalists:

  • Groundwork North East and Cumbria
  • Newground Together
  • Glasgow Engagement Team at PeoplePlus Scotland
  • Reform Radio
  • Refugee Employment Team at Enable
  • 3SC


Our nomination in the Community Outreach category is for the Parental Employment Programme that has been taking place in London, with our wonderful partners, Belina Grow, The Write Time, Successful Mums Career Academy, Twin, Beam and Renaisi. More info on the programme is here: (Coach Feedback on Parental Employment Programme – 3SC An Employer Case Study by Successful Mums: Reedham Children’s Charity – 3SC A Participant Case Study by Belina Grow: James K – 3SC


The Sharing Best Practice Award
Kindly sponsored by Serco


This award showcases individuals who actively share their knowledge and expertise with others, contributing to forums, conferences, and networks, setting the agenda and leading the debate for the greater good.


The 2023 finalists:

  • Bella Relph & Jo Carter, Hackney Works (Hackney Council)
  • Mike Collins, Ingeus
  • Kathryn Jellings, 3SC
  • Nikki-Dee Haddleton, Steps to Work


Throughout her career, Kathryn has always been a champion of the Third and SME Sectors and has shown a strong commitment to share best practice with providers, partners and other ERSA members. This theme runs throughout everything Kathryn does and her mantra of ‘Partnerships with Purpose’ is at the centre of everything 3SC does.


Kathryn says; ‘Its an absolute honour to have been selected as a finalist and in the company of such fantastic nominees. It’s brilliant that the work of a small organisation like 3SC has this amazing national platform. ERSA do a fantastic job of supporting the sector and it will be great to come together to celebrate everyone’s great work’.


The awards takes place on the 28th November. More information is available here: ERSA Awards Finalists – ERSA | Working for better work


Kathryn Jellings, 3SC Director, 3SC