Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Persons with Disability - Sheltered Employment Training

The following was received by Sliema Local Council, which is of interest for persons with disability

The ETC is committed to help and support persons with disability to find and stay in employment. Together with our project partner, sector NGO Inspire, we have the experience to help these people become more independent and succeed in life.

We have embarked on a new project through which we will provide free sheltered employment training to persons with different disabilities with the aim of improving their employability.

Our job coaches will assist jobseekers throughout the whole training programme. The programme will include practical employment training in various sectors of the labour market.

Free transport will be provided by ETC.

Applicants must be registered as disabled persons with the ETC or the National Commission for Persons with Disability. Legal guardians may also apply on behalf of persons with disability.

Application forms may be obtained from the ETC website www.etc.gov.mt (‘Latest News’ section on the homepage) or by sending an email on set.etc@gov.mt. Applications may also be obtained from the Supported Employment Services Unit at the ETC complex at Ħal Far.

Applications should be sent either on the email address shown above or by post or by hand to:

Sheltered Employment Training (ESF 3.113)
Supported Employment Services Unit
Employment and Training Corporation
Ħal Far

This call for application will close when the maximum number of participants has been registered.

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