Work Choice

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Area of Delivery:  South West and North East England

Work Choice is the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) specialist disabilty 
employment programme.

Please note that referrals to the Work Choice programme finish on 1st December 2017. Our
new Work and Health Programme begins on 15th January 2018.

Work Choice is designed to support jobseekers with disabilities and long-term health conditions who face
significant barriers when it comes to looking for and keeping work.

It is a flexible programme that is individually tailored to each individuals needs. It will help individuals to
reach their full potential so they can move into independent, unsupported employment. Click here to view
the type of support we can offer.

Work Choice helps people who wish to work at least 16 hours a week. Referrals to Work Choice are
made by:

  • Disability Employment Advisers at Jobcentre Plus
  • A range of Specialist Referral Organisations

Pluss are a prime provider of Work Choice in Devon and Cornwall, and West Yorkshire. We also deliver
Work Choice as a subcontractor in Somerset (on behalf of Shaw Trust) and West of England (on behalf
of Working Links)
. Please visit our locations page to find out more.

Work Choice is part-financed by the European Social Fund for customers referred to the programme prior
to 25th April 2017.



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