Link & Learn | Understanding Disability in the Workplace: a guide for employers

Exclusively for Business in the Community members, this session aims to give employers the tools to create a more inclusive workplace for people with disabilities.

  • Date:

    19 Jun 2024

  • Time:

    10:00 – 11:00 am

  • Location:

    Online - Zoom

Facilitated by Employers for Disability NI, this session aims to empower managers, wellbeing champions and individuals to have a greater awareness and understanding of disabilities.

Attendees will also hear practical examples from Openreach on how it has created a more inclusive workplace for people with disabilities.

Topics covered include:

  • What is a disability?
  • Policies and practices that create an inclusive
  • What does a supportive workplace look like?
  • Reasonable accommodations – advice for employees and managers on how to navigate this process.
  • Actions for employers
  • Disability accreditation and training

There will be an opportunity for Q&A.

How it works
This session will take place on Zoom. Attendees will be emailed a secure link to join following registration.

If you require any further information, please email Katherine McKnight.