Supporting Neurodiverse People on their journey back into the workplace
Friday 14th April (9.30am-12.30pm) In Person
Skill: Personal Development
This session is designed for people that have a neurodiversity (diagnosed or not). This could include ASD, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Tourette’s Syndrome, and Dyspraxia. PLEASE NOTE: EVEN IF THIS SESSION IS NOT PERSONALLY APPLICABLE TO YOU, IT MAY STILL BE USEFUL FOR YOU TO JOIN US IF YOU HAVE A NEURODIVERSE FRIEND/FAMILY MEMBER AS YOU COULD ATTEND THIS SESSION AND FEED THE INFORMATION BACK TO THEM. The session will cover:
- What is neurodiversity? An overview of the different types of neurodiversity and their main features.
- The benefits of neurodiversity to a business; how to market yourself to a potential employer.
- The Equality Act 2010; your legal rights when applying for a job and within a new role.
- How to manage your mental health and wellbeing at work.