Latest figures show that only 6% of people with a learning disability have jobs yet the vast majority of the students say they want to work.
With training and support we have found that gaining and keeping paid employment is very possible for many people with a learning disability.
Action For Kids is not a Training Provider which means we do not receive financial incentives for finding work placements and paid employment for our young people. We simply want to offer choice and secure a fulfilling future for everyone we support.
Since we started job coaching in 2013 77% of the students who have been through the programme are in sustained employment.
Our current partner employers come from a range of sectors and businesses.Read more
Our team of specialised job coaches provide support to both disabled employees and employers to guarantee a great experience for everyone involved.Read more