Tag Archives: disability employment

I already have a job: Energy Limiting Chronic Illness (ELCI), social Inclusion, employment & Social Security

Centre for Welfare Reform report: I already have a job: Energy Limiting Chronic Illness (ELCI), Social Inclusion, Employment and Social Security. By Catherine Hale, Stef Benstead, Dr Kate Hardy and Dr Jo Ingold, April 2021   This report presents the … Continue reading

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Take part in a research project: health conditions & employment

Investigating the impact of health conditions on employees’ experiences of work – a research project You are invited to take part in a research project looking into the impact explore whether having a health condition affects people’s experiences at work. … Continue reading

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ME awareness – in the workplace

Explaining ME in the workplace Raising awareness of ME is always a good idea – yes?  But is telling others about your experience of ME always a good idea? There are many creative ways to describe to friends and family … Continue reading

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Report recommends flexible hours for disabled people in the work place

Disability Rights UK blog post, 15 August 2017: Flexible hours would combat pay gap and increase disabled peoples job opportunities Offering flexible hours to all job applicants will help combat pay disparities and increase job opportunities for disabled people, according … Continue reading

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Disability Discrimination Quiz

Do you have an impairment or long-term health condition? You might be experiencing discrimination at work without realising it. Find out if you might be experiencing disability discrimination at work and what to do about it with this quiz. It … Continue reading

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First Minister’s Question time addresses employment barriers for long term fluctuating conditions

National Assembly for Wales Recording of proceedings, 7 March 2017: 13:55  Mark Isherwood 3. Sut y mae Llywodraeth Cymru yn helpu i leihau’r rhwystrau i gyflogaeth ar gyfer pobl sydd â chyflyrau iechyd hirdymor cyfnewidiol? OAQ(5)0481(FM) 3. How is the … Continue reading

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Wales TUC & workplace diversity survey

The Wales Trades Union Congress (TUC) is investigating how Welsh employers meet the needs of a diverse workforce. Diversity is about recognising, valuing and taking account of people’s different backgrounds, abilities, knowledge, skills, and experiences, and encouraging and using those differences to … Continue reading

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A plan to help disabled people into work

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Disability launched their report, “Ahead of the arc” on December 7th. The report highlights the likelihood that the Government will miss its target to halve the disability employment gap. It offers the Government details of … Continue reading

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