We know it can be a bit overwhelming when looking for and trying to get a job – from updating CVs to knowing how to prepare for interviews, it can all be a little daunting.

We have a project that specifically works with you to help you find and stay in paid work called Job Match.  The team are based throughout Northern Ireland so will work with both you and local employers in your local area.

What can job match do for you?

  • Help with job searching
  • Improve your confidence
  • Help you with a CV
  • Help with job applications
  • Develop your interview skills
  • Help to move into self-employment

How does Job Match work?

The great thing about Job Match is that the support you get is tailored specifically to you.  We can provide:

  • 1 to 1 support
  • Help to find work near your home
  • Job sampling/tasters
  • Work placements
  • Matching your skills to getting a job
  • Support in work

You can get help from Job Match if you:

  • Have a disability that means you need some type of support to work
  • Are aged 16 or over
  • Are currently unemployed or on benefits
  • Are able to take up paid work

To contact the member of our team that covers your local area, visit our Team page.

For general information on Job Match contact Karen Smith on 028 9029 7880 or email [email protected].

Download the 'Employing People with Disabilities - A Positive Action Guide for Employers' brochure.


Job Match is part funded through the Northern Ireland European Social Fund Programme 2014-2020 and the Department for the Economy. It is also part funded by the Department for Communities. Job Match is delivered by Disability Action in partnership with the Department Communities and the Northern Ireland Union of Supported Employment.