Exploring global models of Supported Employment

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Inspired by the International Initiative for Disability Leadership (IIDL), the Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities (SCLD) and Inspiring Scotland invite you to explore different models of Supported Employment for people with learning disabilities. On Tuesday 1st June from 3.30-5pm we are holding a free webinar featuring a presentation on Microsoft’s Global Supported Employment Program. There will also be …

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Disabled Parents and Employability Support

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The Scottish Government has announced an extra £1 million to support disabled parents to progress toward employment and to compete for suitable jobs.  Communities Secretary Aileen Campbell made the announcement as part of the Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan progress update on 20 August.  The additional funding will be delivered through the newly launched Parental Employment Support Fund (PESF). The …