Shaw Trust Scotland

Specialist support for people with disabilities to find and stay in work

Aims:

To provide work opportunities and arrange training opportunities for people who are disadvantaged in the labour market due to disability, ill health or other social circumstances.

Services provided:

  • Supports thousands of disabled and disadvantaged people across the UK to achieve their personal development and employment aims through
    Government-funded employment services to support people moving from benefits to work, with guidance on finding jobs, training and benefits
  • Pre-employment activities in a supportive environment
  • Work-related, accredited training
  • Support for increased independence for disabled people
  • Creating jobs through social enterprise
  • Working in partnership with employers, local authorities and health trusts
  • Many services are tailored to the specific requirements of people with issues such as mental ill health, substance misuse problems or learning disabilities.

opening hours:

Monday – Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm

Address

Duddingston Yards
Duddingston Park South
Edinburgh

Phone: 0131 201 2450
Website: http://www.shaw-trust.org.uk
Email: workchoice@shaw-trust.org.uk

Last updated: July 1, 2020 4:33 pm


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