Employment help for people with disabilities

Posted: 11th Feb

The Disability Employment Services sector exists to help you. Disability Employment Australia is the peak body representing the sector. They can:

  • Help find the right job and the right employer for you,
  • Tailor the job description to match your abilities,
  • Recommend physical modifications to a workplace if needed,
  • Prepare you and your future employer about what to expect,
  • Advise your new employer about any financial support that may be available for employing people with disability,
  • Provide on or off site support for you and your employer as required,
  • Support you in the workplace and talk about any issues with your employer should you wish them to do so.

If you're investigating work options, your local Disability Employment Service provider is the perfect starting point.

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