Disability Action

Broker Details

Name: Disability Action
Address: 189 Airport Road West, Belfast, Co. Antrim, BT3 9ED
Primary Contact Anne Reid
Email: annereid@disabilityaction.org
Telephone: 028 9029 7880
Mobile: 07767 112291
Website: www.disabilityaction.org
Contract Type(s): Construction Build, Construction Civil Engineering, ICT, Services, Specific Clauses
Location(s): Antrim, Armagh, Derry~Londonderry, Down, East Belfast, Fermanagh, Greater Belfast, North Belfast, South Belfast, Tyrone, West Belfast
Clause(s): Paid employment for education leavers, Paid employment for people 25 years old or over and unemployed for 12 months, Paid employment for people under 25 years old and unemployed for 6 months, Skills development and educational attainment initiatives, Support for the Voluntary, Community, Social Enterprise sector, Work placements

Location

Disability Action

189 Airport Road West, Belfast, Co. Antrim, BT3 9ED

Case Studies

Buy Social Contractors and Brokers working together to support employment

Buy Social Contractors and Brokers working together to support employment

2nd July 2019

Buy Social employment case study

The NICS Postal Contract

The NICS Postal Contract

20th April 2017

The Social Value Unit were invited to work with the Northern Ireland’s Central Procurement Directorate (CPD) to add Buy Social clauses to their tender.

Disability Action’s Job Match works with job seekers and employers to help identify and secure appropriate employment opportunities across Northern Ireland. We are a PAN disability organisation, which means we support all people, regardless of the nature of their disability, to gain employment.

Our Job Match team successfully works with employers across different sectors including communications, media, facility management, retail and IT, and we are always looking to broaden the variety of employers that we work with.

Employing disabled people helps to enhance diversity, skills, alongside building capacity and connectivity to a wider recruitment pool of skilled and qualified potential employees.

Job Match can provide employers with numerous services including:

  • Recruitment planning and positive action
  • Making reasonable adjustments
  • Tailored in-work support
  • Finding suitable candidates from our pool of Job Match participants