ENABLE Works

Address

ENABLE Works, Flexspace, John Smith Business Park, 1 Begg Road, Kirkcaldy, KY2 6HD

ContactKeri Johnston
Phone Number07867179044
Email

keri.johnson@enable.org.uk

Website

http://www.enable.org.uk

Agency BriefENABLE Works is part of ENABLE Scotland. We support people who have learning disabilities and other barriers to employment to get a job We help them develop new skills for work, for example; writing CVs, confidence building, independent travel, interview skills, work experience and work tasters, team working. 
Target Client GroupWe work with people not in education, employment or training, over school leaving age who have disabilities or other barriers to employment.
Programmes OfferedIn Perth we run a Stage 2 Employability Fund group. It is a 13 week course, attended two days a week at the A K Bell Library. On the course we cover work tasters, a small community project, employability skills such as CVs and interview skills, confidence building, team working, emergency first aid and advice on having good mental health.
EligibilityTo be eligible for our group you must be unemployed and have barriers to employment.
ReferralReferrals for the course can be made by job centres, Skills Development Scotland and other employability organisations. Any questions on referrals, please contact Keri Johnston on the above number.
OutcomePeople who have been on the course develop the skills and abilities to move into and sustain a positive destination. They typically have increased confidence, improved employability skills, reduced barriers to work, and a qualification in employability
Progression

People who have been on the course usually move onto positive destinations such as voluntary work, employment, education training, or progression to Employability Fund Stage 3