Digital and work skills for young adults with disabilities
The Young Entrepreneur Skills course
Eight weekly sessions for 16-25 year olds with disabilities covering:
- CV writing
- Starting your own business
- Being safe online
- Interview prep and skills
- Understanding disability rights in the workplace
These courses are facilitated and delivered by a Leonard Cheshire staff member and tailored to the learners disability needs.
The course is delivered using an engaging combination of remote and in-person hour-long sessions.
The Young Entrepreneur Skills course is completely free.
Please also note that Leonard Cheshire covers Cambridgeshire & Peterborough – they do not have specific locations as they provide bespoke sessions for organisations and schools when they request it. If you know of any groups that could host a course then they would be glad to have a chat about their specific needs and the best way to deliver the course for them?
Alternatively they are offering online sessions which anyone can join – the next session starts on Tuesday 4th October at 2.00pm – 3.00pm and will run as follows:
4th October – Online Safety
11th October – Writing a CV
18th October – Personal Finance
1st November – Interview Skills
8th November – The World of Work
15th November – Setting up your own business
22nd November – Disability in the Workplace
If anyone would like to join the online sessions they can register here