How can I use Schedule A to obtain a job with the federal government?

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The Schedule A hiring authority provides a path that can be used by youth and young adults with disabilities to obtain a job with the federal government. It can also be a fast track way for federal agencies to bring in talented individuals with disabilities.

The Fact Sheet: Tips for Youth and Young Adults with Disabilities Interested in Starting a Career with the Federal Government offers information and resources to learn more about what Schedule A is, who is eligible, how to document Schedule A eligibility, and how to locate and apply for federal government positions.

Last update or review: September 10, 2012