This Ability

This Ability

This-Ability project is targeted at young people with a disability/learning disability, learning difficulty or a long-term health condition, who require support in accessing and gaining employment and may need ongoing support within the workplace to ensure they sustain their job.

A young person’s journey will progress through 3 stages of This-Ability:

Stage 1. Ready, Willing & Able

Build up evidence of progress on the 6 Core Capabilities.
In order to progress though the Ready, Willing & Able stage of This-Ability, a participant will need to complete and evidence 6 capabilities in their employability passport.

  1. Reliability
  2. Openness
  3. Motivation
  4. Self-esteem
  5. Resilience
  6. Awareness of labour market

Stage 2. World of Work

Our sector specific training includes opportunities to gain experience in.

  1. Retail
  2. Media
  3. Customer Service
  4. Coaching in schools

Stage 3. Good to Go

Have the opportunity for tailored job search, one-to-one sessions, mock interviews and practicing use of the passport if not in employment when they leave stage two.

A young person will have achieved a completed This-Ability employability passport and will be considered Good to Go.