Employment Pathway

Employment Pathway

What is Supported Employment?

Employment support services provide individualised support to secure a sustainable paid job in the open labour market for people with disabilities, long term conditions and multiple barriers

Outcomes of employment support for people accessing the service:

  • Increased employability
  • Sustainable paid work
  • Increased choice and control
  • Improved health gains
  • Escaping from the benefit trap

Support package could include:

  • Information and advice
  • Vocational profiling and development planning
  • Supported work experience and job trials
  • Job searches and support with applicators
  • Mentoring, job coaching and on-going support in employment
  • Engaging with employers
  • Signposting to other organisations


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