Developing ICT skills and networks of support.
Jobs and training services that enable people with a learning disability to find paid employment.
Enables people with a learning disability to develop the skills they need for the workplace, find a job and get the most from it.
As part of the Employ Me programme we will work with you to develop and identify the key skills and qualities that could help you gain employment.
In June 2010 the government announced a new flagship programme reforming the way welfare to work services would be delivered. The Work Programme replaces many of the existing programmes delivered by providers, helping people who have been unemployed long-term back to work.
Find out how you can be referred to Mencap's employment service, which could be through the Job Centre or Connexions. You can also pay for Mencap's employment services through a direct payment or individual budget.
Terry had been unemployed for almost a year before his disability employment advisor referred him to Mencap via the Work Choice programme.
Mencap supported Angie into full-time employment after being on benefits.
Mencap's Pathway service helped William to find full-time, paid employment with a local firm.