About our Employability Service

Available in the following locations:
  • City of Dundee
  • City of Edinburgh
  • Fife
  • Perth & Kinross

 

Our employability service at Deaf Action covers Edinburgh and the Lothians, Dundee, Fife and Perth and Kinross.

We support unemployed Deaf, Deafblind, deafened and Hard of Hearing adults over 25 years old with enhancing their chances of successfully getting a job. These include:

– CV writing
– Applying for jobs
– Interview training
– Building self confidence
– Setting employment aims
– Offering drop in clinics
– Engaging with employers

Workshops

Our employability service also delivers a range of workshops including:

– Interview Skills
– Access to Work
– Working with BSL interpreters
– Hearing Awareness
– Building Confidence/Self Esteem
– Keeping Healthy in the Workplace

They will be based in the following three offices:

Edinburgh: Deaf Action’s Head Office, 49 Albany Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3QY

Fife: First Floor, Fife Society for the Blind, Wilson Avenue, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY2 5EF

Dundee: Ground Floor, Sangobeg House, 4 Francis Street, Dundee, DD3 8HH

If you’d like to refer someone to our service please complete a referral Employability Form 2018

For more information please contact:
Carol McKay, Office Administrator
Phone: 01382 221 124
Text Phone: 01382 227 052
SMS : 07795 338 231
Email: employability@deafaction.org