This service forms part of the Employment Services together with the Staff and Organisation Support Programme
Aim of the Service
To train, assist and support people with mental health problems to find suitable, sustainable, gainful employment.
The Programme provides:
•training to service users in basic life skills necessary for employment;
•personalized training according to the needs and aspirations of each service user;
•suitable job opportunities for the persons in the programme;
•support to the service user in his/her new work environment;
•support to the employer and other employees at the place of work of the supported employee;
•ongoing support through phone calls and on-site visits to the employee.
The programme is run by Richmond Foundation in collaboration with the Employment and Training Corporation (ETC).
Persons who can benefit from the Service
The programme caters for adults 18 years and over, who have mental health problems and would like to be employed.
Method of referral to the Service
To apply for the programme kindly contact the Supported Employment Unit at ETC, Hal far on 22201 410 or 22201407
424, St. Joseph’s High Street, St. Venera SVR 1013
Tel no: 2148 2336, 2144 0324