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Autism Centre for Supported Employment

Summary
Employment support for individuals with Autism, Asperger's and Learning disabilities. Person centred support to gain work experience and paid work.


Description

The Autism Centre provides employment support for adults with autism, Aspergers and learning disabilities and has a very client centred approach.
Offers:

  • Quality specialised skilled employment support (over 15 years experience)
  • Advice and guidance on all areas of employment
  • One to one support on work experience placements
  • Tailored and individualised support within paid work
  • Job searching, interview skills / preparation
  • Support with CV building and application forms
  • Indefinite on-going support for both the client and employer
  • Advice and guidance for appropriate support in other areas of life aside from employment 
  • Presentations and workshops for employers, professionals and associates with regards to autism and employment

Description of employment support provided
Preparing for Work
Help to build self-confidence & self-esteem
Careers advice & guidance
Information, advice & guidance
Help with communication
Work Experience
Help to build self-confidence & self-esteem
Careers advice & guidance
Information, advice & guidance
Help with communication
In-work Support
Mentoring & buddying
Getting to work/ reasonable adaptations to the workplace
Keyworker support in the workplace
Access to work / Other support
Jobs
CV/Application form support
Job search & job search methods
Careers advice / job coaching
Support at interview
Interview techniques
Support to apply for jobs
Job matching

Who to contact

Contact Name
Glynis Beck
Contact Position
Centre Manager
Telephone
07399 122268
07399 122305
07792 370485
E-mail
autism.centre@yahoo.co.uk
Website
ac4se.org

Where to go

Name
The Old Fire Station
Address
West Bar
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
Postcode
S3 8PT
Notes

We are located on West Bar round about within the National Emergency Services Museum.


When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access
No
Supports special needs and disabilities
Yes
Special needs and disabilities details
Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulty
Severe Learning Difficulty
Moderate Learning Difficulty

Other Details

Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

Self referrals accepted in addition to referrals from other professional agencies, GP's, Social Workers, Colleges etc.

Age Range
16 years to

Miscellaneous

Charity Number
1068541

Last Updated
08/08/2018
Keywords
autism, employment,
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