Adults With Learning Disabilities Jobs, Work Based Training

Vocational work-based training enables adults with learning disabilities to gain knowledge, skills and confidence, enhancing their opportunities for employment in the future.

Your experience with our work-based training service will start with a meeting with a Trusted Assessor giving you the opportunity to set the goals of your choice and decide on the new skills you need to work towards your future hopes and dreams.

Through regular reviews of your goals and progress we will support you when you are ready to take that next step towards a job, helping you to explore volunteering, employment and training opportunities of your choice.

We offer work-based training opportunities across Essex, providing time-limited work experience within a fully functioning business.

We provide opportunities in the following industries

  • Catering
  • Conferencing
  • Hospitality
  • Horticulture
  • Printing
  • Creative design
  • Performing Arts
  • Packaging & recycling

ASDAN Accredited Programmes and Qualifications

ECL are an ASDAN accredited centre, we work in partnership with ASDAN to provide flexible and engaging programmes and qualifications to help customers develop skills for learning, work and life.

Services and products for sale

The work-based training sites also offer high quality, excellent value products and services for sale to the general public. These are sold from the centres themselves and on our online shop, enabling our trainees to gain a valuable insight into selling and working with the general public, which are key skills for future employment.

Find out more about your nearest work-based training site and how to contact them in our service locator.