Employability course for disabled adults

WECIL is  running online course for disabled adults and we have just announced the next blocks of sessions. We offer a short, bite-sized online employment course that focusses on helping people prepare for work.

The areas we cover are:

  • Reasonable Adjustments in work and the Access to Work scheme.
  • How to disclose your condition/disability to an employer and when to do it (Positive Health Disclosure)
  •   How to build/tailor a CV
  • How to build a Cover Letter and Volunteering
  • How to write a job application and in-work behaviours
  • How to prepare for a job interview, next steps/course completion.

The course is for:

  • Those aged 18 or over
  • Identify as having a long-term health condition or disability (including mental health issues, dyslexia, etc.)
  • Are facing barriers to gaining employment
  •  Live within the South-West (BANES, Bristol, South Glos etc.)
  • During this course, there will also be the option to have some 1:1’s with the tutor to discuss your current situation and receive some support with applications.

Our next courses shall be starting on

  •      Thursday 1st of October from 1.30pm to 3.30pm and will run for 6 weeks (every Thursday for 6 weeks).
  • Monday 5th of October from 1.30pm to 3.30pm and will run for 6 weeks (every Monday for 6 weeks).

If you think this course would be useful to anyone you are working with, you can fill in this form with their consent or they can fill it in themselves: https://bit.ly/wecilworkingtogetheronline

If these next dates are not suitable but they would be interested in knowing about future courses, they can fill in this shorter form: http://bit.ly/workingtogethercontactme