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Empowering Lives: Usel's Commitment to Inclusive Employment in Belfast, Derry/Londonderry, and Portadown

At Usel, we believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to work and thrive, regardless of their physical or mental health challenges. As a leading social enterprise in Northern Ireland, we are dedicated to empowering individuals with disabilities and health conditions by providing tailored employment opportunities. Our work spans across Belfast, Derry/Londonderry, and Portadown, transforming lives and fostering inclusive workplaces.

Our Mission

Usel’s mission is simple yet profound: to support people with disabilities and health conditions in finding meaningful employment. We understand that securing a job can be a significant challenge for those with additional needs, and we are here to bridge that gap with compassion, expertise, and unwavering support.

Tailored Employment Opportunities

We recognise that each individual’s journey is unique. That's why we offer personalised support to help our clients find roles that suit their skills, interests, and needs. Our dedicated team works closely with each person to understand their aspirations and match them with suitable job opportunities. Whether it’s full-time, part-time, or flexible working arrangements, we are committed to finding the right fit for everyone.

Comprehensive Support Services

Our support extends beyond just job placements. We provide a range of services designed to ensure long-term success and satisfaction in the workplace:

  1. Reasonable Adjustments in Work: We assist employers in making necessary adjustments to the workplace, ensuring it is accessible and accommodating for all employees.

  2. Disability Awareness Training: We offer training programmes for employers and employees to promote understanding and inclusion in the workplace.

  3. In-Work Support: Our team provides ongoing support to both employees and employers, addressing any issues that may arise and ensuring a positive working environment.

  4. Guidance for Employers: We offer expert advice and resources to employers on best practices for supporting employees with disabilities.

Success Stories

Our work is best illustrated through the success stories of those we have helped. From individuals who have gained confidence and independence through their new roles to employers who have embraced diversity and reaped the benefits of an inclusive workforce, the impact of our services is profound and far-reaching.

Community Engagement

In addition to our employment services, Usel is deeply engaged with the local communities in Belfast, Derry/Londonderry, and Portadown. We collaborate with disability support organisations and participate in community events to raise awareness and promote inclusion. Our goal is to create a supportive network that empowers individuals at every step of their employment journey.

Join Us in Making a Difference

At Usel, we are proud of the work we do and the positive changes we bring to people's lives. However, we know that there is always more to be done. We invite you to join us in our mission, whether as an employer looking to create a more inclusive workplace or as an individual seeking support in your employment journey.

Together, we can break down barriers, challenge perceptions, and build a future where everyone has the opportunity to succeed. For more information about our services and how we can support you, visit our website or contact us today.

Let’s work together to create a more inclusive Northern Ireland, one job at a time.


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