Services and organisations that have the Local Offer flash have filled out inclusion information, meaning that they meet the needs of people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)
Employability Cornwall is Cornwall Council's employment support service. We support adults who are eligible for Adult Social Care services, who have a learning disability and / or an autism spectrum condition, to find, secure and sustain paid employment or self-employment. We may also be able to offer support to young people who are approaching 18 years of age and also individuals who may have a wider range of disabilities. Please visit our website or call the Employability Cornwall team for further information.
Who to contact
Where to go
- Employability Cornwall
Old County Hall site, Station Road
- TR1 3AY
Employability Cornwall offers its service throughout the whole of Cornwall. We can meet with individuals in any local Council office, library or Job Centre, or any other public place by agreement.
Time / date details
- When is it on?
- Available Monday - Thursday 8.45am - 5.15pm, Friday 8.45am - 4.45pm
- Time of day
- Session information
We are also able to support individuals outside of the above hours
to secure or sustain employment.
- Age ranges
- From 18 years
- Referral required
- Referral details
Please contact your social worker or case coordinator to discuss your needs and they will then be able to make a referral to our service for you. Alternatively, if you wish to self refer, please call the Employability Cornwall team who will be able to assist.
- How we make our service inclusive
Employability Cornwall's service offer can be tailored to the individual and adaptions made, where needed.
- Staff SEND experience
All staff are qualified in Information, Advice and Guidance to Level 3 and above, and have both theoretical and practical experience of supporting individuals with SEND. Two members of staff are also fully qualified teachers with experience of supporting young people with SEND.
- How our service supports providers / schools / colleges
Employability Cornwall works with local colleges and can attend students' transitions reviews; present to groups in the classroom setting; attend transitions events to speak with students and their parents / carers.
- Support at key transition points
The team can attend students' transition reviews and also transition events to raise awareness of paid employment.
- Resolving disagreements, mediation and making complaints
A full complaints, compliments and comments procedure used throughout Cornwall Council
Last updated: 05/03/2020