If you have a learning disability, there may be a number of different challenges you might have in finding paid work.

We have created four easy read guides covering the following topic areas:

  • Finding a job or work experience
  • Application forms and CVs
  • Going to a job interview
  • Starting work

You can download the easy read guides below and print them off. You might wish to go through them with a friend or family member.

You can also find out more about how Mencap’s employment services might be able to help you.

Our employment services

Do you have a learning disability and are looking for support finding work? Are you supporting someone who does? If so, find out about our employment services. 

Contact employment services

Easy read guides for finding work

Finding a job or work experience - easy read guide

Download our easy read guide to finding a job or work experience. 

Download resource Find a job - easy read guide

Application forms and CVs - easy read guide

Download our easy read guide to application forms and CVs. 

Download resource Writing a CV - easy read guide

Going to a job interview - easy read guide

Download our easy read guide to going to a job interview. 

Download the easy read guide

Starting work - easy read guide

Download our easy read guide to starting work. 

Download resource Starting work - easy read guide

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