Employment Services assists adults with diverse abilities to secure and retain competitive employment. Broadscope partners with businesses in the community to expand job opportunities, empower productivity, and advance independence.
Services are targeted at developing individualized jobs and related activities in partnership with businesses in the community. In some situations, accommodations and/or assistive technology will be utilized to enhance success on the job. Qualified professionals support both the employee and the employer, by constantly adapting services to meet the needs of the person being served:
Job Development – Works directly with the individual and area employers towards the goal of job placement by identifying and matching employer needs with employee interests, skills, and abilities.
Prevocational Services / Career Exploration – Works with the individual to arrange workplace site tours, volunteer opportunities, computer training, job shadowing and related activities. Available assistance / support in connecting with and maintaining resources within the community.
Job Placement – Assists with all aspects of the new hire process between the individual and the employer to ensure a smooth transition for both parties.Works with the individual to identify public transportation availability and provides any necessary training for using the identified service.
On-Site Job Facilitation/Coaching – Assists employee and employer with the orientation and training process, identifies job accommodations including adaptive technology needs, and assists with development of supports at the work site. Also provides continued supports and advocacy.
Outreach – Works within the community as a resource on the issues that affect the lives of persons with disabilities and advocates for the many ways employers can benefit by including people with diverse abilities in their workplace.
We are here to help people with diverse abilities take the next step in their career journeys, no matter what their skill level.
If you are interested in one of our employment services, simply contact us. Be sure to leave your name, phone number and email address, and we will reach out to you. Or email Joe Hapka for further information.
LEARN HOW YOUR BUSINESS CAN GET INVOLVED
Employing people with diverse abilities enriches the workplace with fresh perspectives, a dedicated staff and improved productivity. Our collaborating businesses represent different industries, sizes and locations. We recognize them for their leadership, example and commitment to hiring people of diverse abilities.
Broadscope is committed to guiding and supporting our collaborating businesses through the employment process. We provide prospective employers with pre-screening, workplace preparation, adaptive technology assistance, ADA information, job matching, job facilitation and education at no cost.
BECOME A BROADSCOPE EMPLOYER
Broadscope staff and collaborating businesses work together to develop customized jobs that meet both employer and employee needs throughout the length of employment.
Learn more about becoming a Broadscope employer email Joe Hapka.