The news page is where we post all of our articles, blogs, interviews and columns. We write for all sort of publications, both for professional and students, as well as appearing in the national press. If you would like to interview us, or would like us to write a piece for you, do get in touch via: info@citydisabilities.org.uk

EmployAbility workshop with Goldman Sachs

EmployAbility are partnering with Goldman Sachs through its Community Teamworks programme to offer opportunities for students with disabilities to attend a programme of practical skills workshops in 2017. The Workshop is designed to give you advice and tips for success including: advice on different types of interviews and common mistakes to avoid; tips for success

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Last chance to complete our survey

City Disabilities has been running a survey on the attitude of employers to disability in the workplace. We have had a great response to the survey, and will be closing it shortly. If you have a disability or long term health condition, and are in work, please complete the survey. It is anonymous, consists of

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EmployAbility – Bloomberg insight day

EmployAbility is working with Bloomberg to bring you an Insight Day. The day will provide students and graduates with an opportunity to meet and network with Bloomberg employees from different areas of the business and to see the inner workings of a leading global Finance & Technology company. For details, click here. Deadline for applying

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Free careers advice for students – today at Lancaster Uni

Today we are speaking to students with disabilities and long term health conditions at Lancaster Uni. In particular we will be covering: how to do well in an interview; how to discuss your disability at interview; whether to disclose a disability and if so how, and the transferable skills you learn when you live with a

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Interesting new project called “Proved Possible”

Mentors and Mentees may be interested in this new project: “Proved Possible” is a new online database recording the experiences of people with disabilities or long term health conditions within education and the workplace. The aim is to create a trustworthy online resource to be used by people with disabilities, their educators and their employers.

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Change100 at Leonard Cheshire

The charity Leonard Cheshire runs a programme for students with disabilities to find them a paid three month summer placement, as well as ongoing career mentoring. The programme is called Change100. Change100 brings together the UK’s top employers and talented students with disabilities and long term health conditions. It also aims to broaden the public’s understanding

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Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings to all our mentees and mentors. Thank you for your hard work, your support and your generosity with your time over the past year. We are proud of what you have all achieved, and we look forward to working with you all next year. Our offices are closed now until the morning of

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