DWDE is one of the leading players in the disability employment support services arena and offers a one-stop solution to positively address learning and employment opportunities for South Africans with disabilities to become integrated into the workforce. Through education, empowerment and networking opportunities between employers and people with disabilities, the DWDE Disability Employment Support Services makes a significant contribution towards enriching lives, building an inclusive society and inspiring young people on their way towards finding opportunities for work. Furthermore, DWDE seeks to create awareness amongst employers about the employability of people with disabilities and to give people with disabilities exposure to employment opportunities and guide them in the right career choices.
Our services directly impact 5 of the 7 BBBEE elements of our clients and the ability to harness tax benefits often means that this is achieved at minimal cost.
Learnerships – Offering a wide range of qualifications from pre-NQF 1 through NQF 7.
Placements – Sourcing, screening and interviewing of persons with a disability for permanent / contract placements.
Job Coaching Support –Disability Helpdesk support to Employers.
Disability Consulting -- Assistance with all aspects of mainstreaming integration including sensitization and awareness.
Regular Employer Forums.
Sensitization and Awareness Workshops.
BBBEE Consulting – Consulting to business on disability related BBBEE solutions.
Enterprise Development Opportunities – providing businesses with the opportunity to invest and participate in Enterprise Development initiatives for people with disabilities.