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Deaf Action Employability Service (Deaf Action)

49-51 Albany Street
Carole Wallace

Our Employability Service at Deaf Action covers Deaf People ages 16 - 65 in Edinburgh.

As a service we offer one-to-one support with CV writing, Interview Skills, Applying for jobs, Building self-confidence, and setting employment aims, while helping to arrange work placements, voluntary work and employer engagement. Our Employability service also delivers a range of workshops.

Service Type


Client Group

Disability and Long term unemployed

Target Area

All Edinburgh

Age group served

16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-50, and 50+

Pipeline Stage

Stage 1 / Engagement, Stage 2 / Barrier Removal, Stage 3 / Vocational Activity, Stage 4 / Job Matching, and Stage 5 / Upskilling & Aftercare

Outreach offered


We support unemployed Deaf, Deafblind, deafened and Hard of Hearing adults over 16 years old with enhancing their chances of successfully getting a job.

Carole Wallace (Employability Advisor) Supporting Deaf people to overcome barriers to employment.

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