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Removing Barriers to Employment for Students with Disabilities Workshops

Date

24/05/2018

Time

11:30AM - 1:30PM

Location

Student Guidance Center, The Hub, Presentation Area

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Attendees: 30

 

Disability Services have invited a London based company called EmployAbility to deliver a 2 hour employability focused workshop.

 

The workshop will cover:

  • How to write a good application form and succeed through the recruitment process, with particular focus on disability related adjustments.
  • How and when to request these when applying to employers.
  • How to effectively inform employers of mitigating circumstances resulting from impact of disability.
  • Advice on disability related adjustments for the recruitment process and in the workplace
  • Guidance through the recruitment process including tailored advice with CVs/application form.
  • Information about other events and Insight days they can attend through EmployAbility.
  • Information about disability inclusive employers.

 

The session is interactive and designed to empower and upskill students to improve their chance of success when applying to employers.