EMPLOYMENT Response North West Ltd is now offering a supported employment service for job seekers in Donegal.
As part of a Government funded service through Fás, a National Supported Employment Service was set up to tackle the high percentage of unemployment amongst People with disabilities, and also to assist Employers to fill vacancies with suitable new Employees.
With responsibility for Donegal, Sligo and Leitrim, Employment Responses has a team of Job Coaches based throughout the Region.
The aim of Supported Employment is to help people with disabilities to find, secure and maintain employment, and to date the Service has had considerable success in finding suitable employment for over 200 people in both part-time and full-time jobs.
Employment Response North West’s Supported Employment Service is available to any person with a physical, mental health, sensory, hidden or learning disability, and can be access by both public and private Companies.
If either Job Seekers or Employers are interested in availing of this service they should contact the Job Coach in their area:
Inishowen: Catherine Coyle 086 3444892.
Letterkenny: James McClean, Doreen Henry or Helen Friel 074 9129779.
West Donegal: George Boyle 086 3444973
South Donegal: Cath Conz 071 9153222.