Specialist Job Coaching support in the community, in education and in the work place.
Supported Self Employment
Supported Self Employment offers an opportunity for people with a learning disability to use their skills, interests and aspirations to set up and run their own business. Self-employment offers a realistic alternative to working for an employer and provides opportunities for people to have more control over the timing, location and pace of employment that better meet their needs
Our specialist Enterprise Facilitator works with individuals, their families and others that support them to establish viable enterprise with sustainable support. The work tends to be funded by local authorities or people with a personal budget.
Supported internships are study programmes structured to achieve sustainable paid employment by equipping young people with the skills they need for work through learning in the workplace.
We provide expert job coaching and programme management to supported internship programmes, supporting colleges to deliver great employment results for their internship participants.
In work support
Sixteen provides the key link between the job seeker and employment opportunity.
The process starts with them getting to know job seeker really well so they are well placed to ensure a good match between the disabled person and the employer.
Once the job has been found, our team will support the new employee on site to learn and perform the job the effectively.
There is generally no charge to employers for in work support.