Step Into Employment Programme


The Step Into Employment Programme is a 10 week employability programme for 25 to 59 year olds who are not in employment, education or training. It is individually tailored to each participant needs to overcome barriers to employment and progress to sustainable employment, further education or training.  The programme, which is part funded by the European Union and the Department for the Economy and aims to assist 400 participants between April 2018 and March 2022.

Programme Summary

The Step Into Employment Programme supports participants by providing employability training, personal support, advice, mentoring and job search facilities.  Bryson engage with a wide range of public and private sector employers to provide work experience and job opportunities.

Key benefits include:

  • Work experience
  • Mentoring
  • Use of job search facilities
  • Help with CVs, applications and interviews
  • Bespoke Personal Development Plan
  • Continued support following participation on the programme.


  • Between 25-59 years of age
  • Not in Employment, Education or Training
  • Not participating on any other ESF programme or Steps to Success
  • Living in the Greater Belfast or Newtownabbey areas
  • Overall I would highly recommend the Step Into Employment Programme for anybody having trouble getting into employment

    Bernard Moran, SIEP Participant
  • Key Contact

    Step Into Employment

    028 9074 5408
    Stockman House 39-43 Bedford Street Belfast BT2 7EE
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