Working Well Specialist Employment Service (SES) Supported Employment

Working Well Specialist Employment Service (SES) Supported Employment

Who Can Apply?

You can apply for the Working Well Supported Employment programme if you:

Have a learning disability and/or autism AND you are:

  • Over 18 years of age
  • Known to Adult Social Care
  • Living in Stockport, Oldham, Tameside, Rochdale or Bury
  • Are currently unemployed and want to work
  • Have the right to work in the UK

Are not currently on any employment programme

How we can help you.

You will work with your own Employment Officer who will help you to:

  • identify your skills, qualities, experience and career goals
  • find local vacancies and opportunities that you’re interested in
  • help you with job applications, prepare a CV and do practice interviews
  • help you learn new travel routes and become an independent traveller
  • provide advocacy on your behalf to work with potential employers on making reasonable adjustments and tailored training
  • offer job coaching and in work support

Our programme is client led, and we offer a personalised specialist service to each client. We maintain regular contact with you, support you at every step of the way and ensure when you get into work, that you receive all the support needed to sustain your employment. We offer travel training to help you become familiar with your travel route to work and how to stay safe on journeys.

If you need support in work, we can arrange a job coach to support you, negotiate adjustments with your employer, signpost you to other services and regularly hold reviews to check your progress and that you’re happy in your job.

Our programme is client led, and we offer a personalised specialist service to each client. We maintain regular contact with you, support you at every step of the way and ensure when you get into work, that you receive all the support needed to sustain your employment. We offer travel training to help you become familiar with your travel route to work and how to stay safe on journeys.

If you need support in work, we can arrange a job coach to support you, negotiate adjustments with your employer, signpost you to other services and regularly hold reviews to check your progress and that you’re happy in your job.