"We also work with employers to ensure that they receive useful information and support to be able to successfully recruit and support people with hearing or sight loss into their organisation in an accessible and sustainable way.
JobSense started supporting participants from March 2019 and has already seen a wide range of people with hearing and sight loss benefit from the support provided by our skilled and dedicated employment advisors.
All our advisers are trained in sensory loss awareness and many can use British Sign Language (BSL).
We can also help if your sensory loss is part of a broader disability.
CRITERIA FOR JOB SENSE
Be aged 25 and over
Live in one of these counties: Flintshire, Wrexham, Powys,
Be Deaf, or have a hearing loss and/or sight loss
Have been out of work for over 12 months or face complex barriers to gaining employment due to your sensory loss
To register for help from the service, please complete our enquiry form.
Fill out our enquiry form
Support by phone or email:
(North Powys) Phone Sandra Jones 07920 401211 Email: Sandra.jones(at)hearingloss.org.uk
(South Powys) Phone Martin Griffiths 07777 890205 Email: Martin.Griffiths(at)hearingloss.org.uk
Text: 07786 861748
BSL Video: www.jobsense.org.uk
Jobsense continues operate throughout the COVID19 pandemic – our advisors are all home working and using a range of accessible methods to continue working with participants e.g. meetings via Zoom/MS Teams"