As part of our pilot research project, 734 jobseekers with disabilities responded to our Financial Sector Survey. Please see our infographic below for at-a-glance findings and statistics.
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  • In October 2017, 734 people participated in the CCRW Financial Sector Survey
  • Over half of the respondents were interested in working in the Financial Sector
  • 53% of respondents had assistance with their job search from a community agency

Community Agency Support During Job Searching

  • 40% of respondents had assistance in finding job postings
  • 47% of respondents had assistance with their resumes
  • 35% of respondents had assistance in applying for jobs online
  • 38% of respondents had assistance in completing objective testing

Community Agency Support During Job Interviewing

  • Question: Did a community agency help you to prepare for a telephone interview?
    • Yes: 20.28%
    • A little: 20.8%
    • No: 60.43%
  • Question: Did a community agency help you to prepare for an in-person interview?
    • Yes: 29.72%
    • A little: 16.51%
    • No: 53.78%

  • Question: Did a community agency help you to prepare in advance of receiving a job offer?
  • Yes: 19.81%
  • A little: 18.87%
  • No: 62.32%

Community Agency Support During Job Searching

  • 22% of respondents said that community agencies helped them negotiate a job offer
  • 68% of respondents said they were not helped with job coaching during the hiring and probationary period