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Job support if you have a disability
Get help finding and staying in work if you have a disability or health condition.
How specialist advice can help
It’s illegal to discriminate against someone with a disability. Yet many disabled people still face challenges in the workplace. This includes finding work and remaining in it.
If you’re finding it difficult, specialist advice may help you to:
understand your legal rights at work
reach your career goals
explore your options
find funding and support like Access to Work
access professionals like mentors, advocates and disability adviser
Many UK employers are committing to create more inclusive workplaces through Disability Confident.
Leaving school or college
When you leave school or college, you can get advice on:
Students and graduates
As a student or university graduate, you can get:
Learning disability job support
If you have a learning disability, you can:
Autism job support
If you have autism, you can get:
Sight and hearing conditions job support
If you have a sensory impairment, you can get help with:
Mental health and medical conditions
If you have a long-term medical or mental health condition, you can get help with:
Charities and organisations offering support
You can get expert advice on the challenges of a specific disability from:
They may be able to give you practical support to:
search and apply for jobs
disclose your disability during the job application process, at the best time for you
There are many other organisations that may offer tailored support near you.
Speak to a careers adviser for more details.