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Title Bringing Employment First To Scale. Assisting Job Seekers With Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities: A Guide For Employment Consultants
Summary Interviews with employment consultants reveal 5 key elements for supporting job seekers with disabilities. This brief provides a checklist of 5 key elements for supporting job seekers with intellectual and developmental disabilities in finding individual paid employment: 1. Building trust 2. Getting to know the job seeker 3. Addressing supports planning 4. Finding tasks/jobs 5. Providing support after hire.

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