Advice for disabled jobseekers
The Royal Borough of Greenwich has been awarded Disability Confident Employer status. This system is awarded by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) to employers who have agreed to take action to meet commitments regarding the employment of disabled people.
The commitments are:
- inclusive and accessible recruitment
- communicating vacancies
- offering interviews to disabled people
- providing reasonable adjustments
- supporting existing employees.
Where to go for advice
People with physical and sensory disabilities can get help from Greenwich Association of Disabled People (GAD).
You can also contact the Community Learning Disability team for more advice.