Organisation details:
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Deaf Action

Deaf Action’s Employability Service

Contact Info -

Mark McMillan, Katharine Jackson
Sangobeg House
4 Francis Street

Contact Numbers -

01382 221124

On the web -

Opening Hours -

Monday to Friday 9-5

Where to find us in Edinburgh, Fife and Dundee

  • Edinburgh: Deaf Action’s Head Office, 49 Albany Street, Edinburgh EH1 3QY
  • Fife: First Floor, Fife Society for the Blind, Wilson Avenue, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY2 5EF
  • Dundee: Ground Floor, Sangobeg House, 4 Francis Street, Dundee, DD3 8HH
Are you aged 25+ and looking for a job? Do you live in Edinburgh City, Fife, Dundee City or Perth & Kinross? Then our new Employability Service is for you!

Deaf Action has received funding from the Big Lottery Fund to set up and run an Employability service for the next four years.

Lottery Funded
Deaf Action is Lottery Funded
Starting in January 2016, Mark McMillan and Katharine Jackson are our 2 new Employability Advisors. They are here to support Deaf adults who are currently out of work. They will assist individuals with increasing their present skills and abilities to enhance their chances of successfully getting a job. Although, Mark and Katharine are unable to find people employment directly, they will help with a number of different activities including:

  • CV writing
  • Job applications
  • Interview training
  • Building self confidence
  • Setting realistic employment aims
  • Offering drop-in clinics
  • Delivering workshops
  • Linking people with Deaf peer mentors
  • Engaging with employers