Signposts is a supported employment service. We specialise in supporting people with disabilities to find employment and employers to provide work opportunities for those people.
Our aim is to support people with disabilities to:
We will also help people with disabilities access accredited and vocational training
You will need to show that you:
There are 3 ways in which you can access our services:
You will meet with a Signposts employment advisor who will talk to you about the sort of work you are looking for and make sure that Signposts is the right service for you. Your personal employment advisor will spend time with you and other people important to you, to find out about:
Once you are ready to apply for work your employment advisor can support you in the job search, with applications and interviews and once you start work we can work closely with you and your employer to help you settle in.
STAR4Locals (S4L) Co-operative was established to champion the STAR quality of people most disadvantaged in the employment market and enable them to develop independent locally based businesses in their community
These enterprises offer a variety of opportunities for engaging in learning within a working environment. They include accredited and in-house training, work experience together with pathways to voluntary, paid and self-employment.
For more information see the S4L website
Signposts is a free supported employment service for employers. We specialise in supporting employers to provide work opportunities for people with disabilities.
Any person that we may introduce to you is likely to be highly motivated, reliable, keen to learn new skills at the same time as developing their existing ones. We look for jobs to match to individuals.
In discussion with employers we have initiated working interviews as an option for their interviewing process. This has proved very successful for employers and jobseekers alike.
Telephone: 02380 260616