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University is an education in the broadest sense. Our University section will enable you to make the most of your time at University and take advantage of all of the opportunities available to you.
Making the most of your time at University
In this section you can find all the advice and guidance you need as you apply for jobs and prepare for interviews.
In the Recruitment section there is a wealth of information about completing applications forms, online tests, and the various stages in the recruitment. Whilst the Disability section provides advice on how to manage your disability during the recruitment process including information on how to inform an employer of what you require and referring to your disability during an interview.
Managing Your Disability
The Organisations section is where you can find out about various organisations, the opportunities they offer and their individual approach to disability.
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It’s always great to hear from those who have been successful.
This section profiles many individuals, working across different industries, at various stages of their careers. Their interviews demonstrate that is possible to have a successful career regardless of whether or not you have a disability. They also illustrate the adjustments that can be made in the workplace.
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Following hot on the heel of Disabled Access Day, here are a couple more national awareness campaigns you can get involved with.
Brain Awareness Week (BAW) is a global awareness initiative that partners with organisations all over the world every March to celebrate the brain. This year’s event is the 14th – 20th of March. The aim is to increase awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research, and activities varies as the participating organisations are quite diverse.
Find out more about Brain Awareness Week and how you can get involved.
The week of 20th – 26th of March is dedicated to celebrating people with Down’s syndrome. Down’s Syndrome Awareness Week in 2016 celebrates the people with Down’s syndrome in our local communities and their rights to participate fully in their local communities when they wish and with the right support.
Find out more about Down’s Syndrome Awareness Week and how you can get involved.
The 11th World Down Syndrome Day takes place on Monday 21st of March, right at the start of Down’s Syndrome Awareness Week, and the day seeks to raise awareness of what Down syndrome is, what it means to have Down’s syndrome and how people with Down’s syndrome are important in our daily lives and communities.
Find out more about World Down Syndrome Day and how you can get involved.
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