ChemCareers 2022: Job seeking and disability: managing a job search

8 February 2022 12:30-13:30, United Kingdom

This is the second part of a series of webinars providing support for disabled people who are job seeking. This webinar will focus on managing a job search. 

NB: Disability is a broad umbrella, covering any form of physical and/or mental difference that has a significant impact on a person’s daily life. This includes a wide spectrum of experiences including mental health conditions, chronic illnesses and other long-term health conditions, neurodivergence, sensory impairments, mobility impairments, and learning disability. 

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The series’ objectives: 
  • To provide practical advice, information and tips to support a disabled person who is job seeking, or those who are supporting disabled people who are job seeking. 
  • To highlight resources and organisations who can support job seekers with information, personalised support and resources etc (including the RSC and Chemists’ Community Fund).  
  • To highlight resources and support available to disabled people and employers to support employee/job retention. 
  • To use the social model of disability to frame job searching etc.   
Sarah Salter RCDP, Careers and Professional Development Adviser, Royal Society of Chemistry 
Emrys Travis, Disability and Accessibility Specialist, Royal Society of Chemistry 
Guest speakers for this webinar:
Anna Dearden, Chemists’ Community Fund Manager, Royal Society of Chemistry
Katie Carmichael, Career Coach, Dyslexia Scotland 
Katerina Kanlis, Employer Engagement Consultant, Shaw Trust 
Thor A Rain, Health Activist / First Aid for Feelings Trainer / Pain and Fatigue specialist, The Helpful Clinic

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This webinar series is sponsored by CK Group.

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