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Prevista is an independent company with a social purpose.

We deliver government funded contracts which helps individuals and communities fulfil their potential through education and training. Through our four strands of activity – employment, skills, youth services and enterprise – we re-engage young people with education, help adults improve their skills and enter employment and help entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses.

Our broad array of services are funded by a range of government departments and agencies including:

Department for Work and Pensions
Skills Funding Agency
Big Lottery Fund
Greater London Authority
Cabinet Office
Ministry of Justice
European Social Fund
European Regional Development Fund


Track record of delivering across 4 strands – enterprise, Skills, NEET & employability and moving customers between strands as they progress to sustained employment or self-employment

Largest London provider of ERDF Enterprise contracts in 2007 – 2015

One of the highest performing providers of ESF/SFA Skills Support for the Unemployed & Workplace Learning in England

Above national average skills success rates and Ofsted Grade 2

One of very few private sector companies to be awarded a Big Lottery contract

The smallest organisation ever to achieve the Merlin Standard for supply chain management. We currently have a GOOD rating and were awarded EXCELLENT for supply chain design


Prevista is pioneering the use of Social Impact Bonds in London.

We are one very few private companies to act as a social investor, intermediary and managing agent on payment by results contracts.

By providing social investment, Prevista shield our delivery partners from the risk of payment by results by providing payments to cover reasonable costs. This capacity builds our delivery partners to assemble infrastructure and deliver to local communities .

This model has achieved international recognition and Prevista are currently working alongside Meiji University in Japan to roll this model out in Yokohama.

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Big Lottery Fund

The Big Lottery Fund is responsible for distributing 40 per cent of all funds raised for good causes (about 11 pence of every pound spent on a Lottery ticket) by the National Lottery – around £670 million last year. Their funding supports the aspirations of people who want to make life better for their communities. They deliver funding throughout the UK, mostly through programmes tailored specifically to the needs of communities in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland. Prevista delivers the Building Better Opportunities for BAME Women contract in South London.

Skills Funding Agency

The Skills Funding Agency (SFA) is the agency of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills who are responsible for funding and regulating adult further education and skills training in England.

Prevista has a direct SFA Adult Skills budget, previously delivered the SFA-funded Skills Support for the Unemployed and Work Placed Learning contracts and has recently been awarded six contracts to deliver youth services across London.

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European Social Fund

The European Social Fund (ESF) is one of four Structural Funds designed to strengthen economic and social cohesion in the European Union. Its main purpose is to support the annual UK Employment Action Plan, which sets out how UK policies and initiatives take account of the Employment Guidelines established within the European Employment Strategy.

Prevista delivered the joint ESF/SFA funded Work Placed Learning and Skills Support for the Unemployed contracts and has recently been award six contracts to delivery youth services across London (co-funded with the SFA).

Department for Work and Pensions

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) supports its Ministers in developing and implementing policies and strategies aimed at people who receive benefits and need help to find employment.

Prevista delivers the DWP-funded Mentoring & Support for 50+ Claimants and Mental Wellbeing programmes in London and the Home Counties and the Youth Engagement Fund across 10 London boroughs.

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Mayor of London

The Mayor’s role as the executive of London’s strategic authority is to promote economic development and wealth creation, social development, and improvement of the environment.

Prevista has delivered the Greater London Authority’s Employer-led Apprenticeship Creation Programme which supports businesses who have not previously employed apprentices to recruit them for the first time.



13 July 2018
Ofsted: Prevista remain a GOOD provider

Following our Ofsted inspection in June 2018, Prevista have been informed by the awarding body that ‘we remain a good

03 May 2018
Prevista Youth Congress

Prevista, in partnership with our strategic partner GRIT, created a unique opportunity for young Londoners (aged 15-18) on our Youth

01 May 2018
Prevista Investors in People GOLD update

Prevista recently undertook  our first Investors in People annual review following our successful achievement of GOLD accreditation in 2017.  


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