It’s a great time to be looking for a job, going back to school or getting additional training to improve your employability. North Carolina’s unemployment rate is below 5% and employers are searching for potential new employees and entering the job market today may offer you great new opportunities.
People with disabilities – young and old - are benefitting from pre-employment training opportunities and new job placement services offered by North Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation (NCVR). Others are enrolling in one of the many inclusive post-secondary educational programs (IPSE) being offered by state technical and community colleges and universities.
In addition, a broad range of assistive technologies are available to enhance improve accessibility, better equip you to perform job functions and support independent living. Learn more about the many services and opportunities available through NCVR and how people with disabilities are succeeding in employment by clicking on the buttons below:
The North Carolina Council on Developmental Disabilities (NCCDD) has joined with the North Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation (NCVR) and Disability:IN North Carolina (formerly the North Carolina Business Leadership Network (NCBLN) to promote employment for people with disabilities across the state through the EveryBody Works NC campaign. EveryBody Works NC seeks to create employment opportunities and reduce unemployment among people with disabilities of all kinds across North Carolina.
For more information about employer recruitment and business services, contact your local NCVR Office or visit these websites: