Are you out of work? Do you have autism or learning difficulties, and/or other disabilities? Employment Futures can help you find work, training or volunteering opportunities.

“Unlock Your Potential” is a 12-week programme, which consists of small group workshops and a supported work experience placement.

About the programme:

The workshops will help you to develop your communication skills for the workplace, create a CV, write applications and develop interview skills.

Experience the world of work through a supported work placement and a real opportunity to access sustainable employment.

Are you?
  • Aged 16 - 24
  • On the Autism Spectrum or have learning difficulties, and/or disabilities
  • Not in education, employment or training
  • A County Durham resident
  • Able to legally reside and work in the UK

If so, then you may be eligible for the programme.

If you are accepted onto the programme you will have your own job coach who will journey with you and support you throughout the 12-week programme.

There is a limit of six places for each programme.


How to find out more:

If you meet the criteria listed above and would like to find out more please contact the team:
By email – employment@ne-as.org.uk OR by phone – 0191 410 9974

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