Workable (NI) offers a flexible range of long-term support to help people with disabilities who have barriers to employment to find and keep work.
Supporting the needs of individuals
Workable (NI) tailors support for individuals with a disability to meet their specific needs in the workplace, including:
- one to one help from a job coach to help the employee and their colleagues adapt to the needs of the job
- extra training for the employer
- disability awareness training for the employer and work colleagues
Workable (NI) is delivered by three providers contracted by the Department for Communities(DfC) as follows:
There are Workable (NI) Case Studies on the DfC website.
For more information about Workable (NI) and how to access the programme contact the work coaches in your Jobs and Benefits offices