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Deaf looking for work

GuyJobStruggle Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited October 2020 in Work and employment
It been a year since I was redundancy. I've been to number of Interview without success.

I have suffer with depression and stress about future. I'm struggle to find work. I am profound Deaf and I've been suffer with communication barrier as many of them keep phoning me and put down. They dont do sms or email after it. as I feel they ahve cold feet or avoid me because of my disability. 

Yes I am desperated  and I need help with find job in London. I dont want end up homeless. 


  • Cher_Inactive
    Cher_Inactive Posts: 4,400 Scope online community team
    @GuyJobStruggle Hello and welcome to our online community.

    I'm so glad you found us because I think Scope's Support to Work Programme could help you find employment.  If you click on the link it will take you through to more information about the service and if you want to contact the team to see if they can help, their contact details are:

    The Support to Work programme also use British Sign Language interpreters if this meets your needs better.

    Please let us know how you get on and don't lose hope, we are here to support you.
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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 16,338 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome to the community glad you have joined us and hope you find the links helpful

    Maybe the deaf sociaey has some tips too or maybe contact the job centre as they often hace disability specialist work coaches

    I wish you luck in finding a job
  • Chloe_Scope
    Chloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,545 Disability Gamechanger
    edited October 2020
    Hi @GuyJobStruggle, how are things going?

    Just to let you know that I have moved your post into the employment section. :)

    This might also be helpful: 

    Online employment support

    Support to Work is an online and telephone support programme for disabled people who are looking for work.


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