SSA Access Ability: recruiting individuals with disabilities

SSA is recruiting qualified applicants with disabilities for career opportunities in a variety of fields including:
  • Direct Public Service Contact
  • Legal
  • Administrative
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources

Interested applicants may seek employment through their traditional hiring process or through one of their programs for people with disabilities.

SSA’s Ticket To Work Program


Ticket to Work is an employment program designed to help individuals who receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)and/or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and are interested in working. Through the program, beneficiaries obtain training and other employment support services through various organizations, including State Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies and Employment Networks. Beneficiaries interested in learning more about this program, please visit their site.

Special Hiring Programs


SSA has special programs that qualified individuals with disabilities may use to apply for jobs, including:

  • Selective Placement Program
  • Disabled Veterans Programs
  • Student Programs


To explore more information about SSA careers and the hiring process, visit their website.
SSA provides reasonable accommodations so that people with disabilities have the opportunity to perform the duties of their positions.
For general inquiries about their recruitment program for people with disabilities, contact the Social Security Administration.