Discover: Additional Careers Information

Undergraduate Study

Postgraduate Study

Careers Resources for Students with Additional Needs

  • Citizen Action– Equality Act 2010 – discrimination and your rights
  • Department for Work and Pensions Diversity Positive Publications
  • Vercida-Job opportunities with companies committed to diverse workforces
  • Association for Non-traditional Students in Higher Education
  • CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development ) Age & Employment Legislation
  • Employers Forum on Age
  • Proud Employers– Job directory for LGBT-inclusive employers: www.proudemployers.org.uk
  • Stonewall-Campaigning organisation for LGBT people that includes a section on workplace resources
  • Gay Business Association– Includes a directory of LGBT affiliated member companies and useful links
  • Disability Rights UK– Provides advice on a range of disability issues (i.e.: careers). Offers internships and voluntary work
  • EmployAbility-Resources and opportunities for disabled and dyslexic
    students & graduates
  • Myplus Students’ club-Provides students with a disability or long-term health conditions the information needed to apply for graduate jobs and prepare to go through the recruitment process e.g. disclosing a disability, requesting adjustments, requiring support, gaps in the CV, lack of work experience. Also provides index of disability friendly employers:
  • Incluzy– Access to disability jobs board
  • Disability Jobsite– Provides a variety of resources and networks to promote opportunities for employment in the UK’s disabled community
  • Leonard Cheshire/Change 100– Offers work and life skills information as well as work placements: