Won’t employing disabled people hold us back? Evidence shows that disabled people are, on average, just as productive as non-disabled people. We have less time off sick, fewer workplace accidents and stay in their jobs longer. Having a diversity of thought can challenge ‘group think’ and enable creativity and innovation. And having internal intelligence can … Continue reading Answers to the questions you really want to ask!
So you got an interview for your dream job, but don't know how to prep or follow up after it? Watch our 10th vlog for hints and tips, including how to research and figuring out logistics on interview day. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_rqT6gUnB0M Now that you're all prepared with great interview techniques, check our work opportunities at http://www.evenbreak.co.uk. SHARE … Continue reading Vlog 10 – Interviews
Leonard Cheshire supports individuals to live, learn and work as independently as they choose, whatever their ability. Today we take a look at the working practices within the organisation itself. Why is it important to Leonard Cheshire to employ disabled people? Like all organisations it is desirable and incredibly valuable for our workforce to be … Continue reading Inclusion at…
Do you need support or reasonable adjustments in the workplace? In this round of vlogs, Kiana talks about Access To Work - the government scheme you can apply for to help cover costs of adaptations you need at work! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bdu6GzGfdLQ&t=24s Check out some great job opportunities at http://www.evenbreak.co.uk and apply to Access To Work when … Continue reading Vlog 8 – Access To Work
Ever wondered how to write that magical 2 page CV to land an interview for your dream job? Watch our video now and find out - hint, there's no easy shortcuts! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWG1RO-bsjE Now that you know all about writing great C.V.s, check our website http://www.evenbreak.co.uk and find inclusive employers who want to hire you! SHARE THIS: Press … Continue reading Vlog 9 – The Curriculum Vitae
"We're at the very beginning of our journey, and really aren't very inclusive at all" This is what many employers say to me. It may be how you feel too. Perhaps you are new to diversity as a whole, or have previously focused mainly on race, gender and/or LGBTQ+. The idea of addressing disability equality … Continue reading Employers – you’re more inclusive than you think you are!
Does Michael have the strengths and skills you're looking for? It's incredibly hard to recruit objectively. To help, we're showing snapshots of talented candidates to help employers put talent first. Introducing Michael... Profile: An ambitious and highly adaptable manager with significant experience in both the private and public sector within the UK and overseas. Skills and … Continue reading Spotlight on Talent
The John Lewis Partnership boldly puts the happiness of Partners at the centre of everything it does. Read on to find out more about inclusion at the Partnership. Why is it important to the John Lewis Partnership to employ disabled people? People are our greatest resource! We very much want to create an environment where … Continue reading Inclusion at …
When hiring managers are looking to fill a position, and say they want "talent", what they often mean is "I want someone who has done this identical job in an identical organisation so I won't have to train them". Other things they think they want are "relevant experience", "culture fit" and "easy hires". In the … Continue reading What kind of talent are you really looking for?
Do you dream of being an investment banker, or chartered psychologist? Are you working now in a job that's not ultimately where you want to be? In our 7th video, Kiana gives you some tips on how to plan your dream career. You can check out Open University courses at http://www.open.ac.uk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6AhzwjUgW4 While you're on … Continue reading Vlog 7 – Plan your dream job