What's on offer?

Employability Skills

  • Awareness of how Brain Injury can impact on working with others
  • Dealing with work stress following Brain Injury
  • An opportunity to practice skills to manage the challenges of Brain Injury

 

Preparation for Work

  • Career guidance to prepare for a new job
  • One to one support to try out work you enjoy
  • Support to test out skills and abilities in real life situations
  • Gain valuable work experience and employment references
  • Assistance to go back to a previous employer
  • Explore voluntary work options in your local community

 

Qualifications & Training

  • Identify skills and qualifications for a chosen work role
  • Support to go to college or a training centre
  • Study Skills training
  • Key Worker support throughout your courses to ensure your learning needs are met and you achieve your potential

 

Get the support you need
Get The Support You NeedOur staff work closely with each participant to design and agree a personal Action Plan to take account of individual concerns and expectations. On-going help and practical assistance can include support with

  • Transport and travel training
  • Course Fees and equipment
  • Refreshing essential skills
  • Job Search
  • Computers - qualifications or just for fun
  • Advice on other services in the community

 

Additional Information:
We employ a team of staff with specialist knowledge of brain injury and its impact on work and training. The service is also delivered in partnership with the HSCT Community Brain Injury Teams and other professionals as part of a wider rehabilitation team.