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Gateshead Access to Employment Service

Delivered by Gateshead Council


Gateshead Access to Employment Service (GATES) is a recruitment service aimed primarily at those with disabilities.

Its matchmaking service helps employers fill vacancies and implement their equal opportunities policies. GATES provides an individually tailored employee training pack and continued employment support for the employee.

What can GATES offer you as an employer?

  • Selective recruitment to fill your vacancies
  • Assistance in implementing your equal opportunities policy
  • An individually tailored training package for your employee
  • The option of on the job training to be provided by GATES' experienced and skilled trainers
  • On-going support once the training is completed
  • All services provided free of charge