Thinking Training & Employment

Employment Discrimination – My Issue Is About Disability:

What is disability in relation to the workplace? The law which deals with disability in the workplace is the Employment Equality Acts 1998 – 2015 (EEA). It defines disability in a particular way.  It applies to: The total or partial absence of a person’s bodily or mental functions Chronic disease

Improving Employment Opportunities for People with Disability in Ireland:

Ibec, the group that represents Irish business, in collaboration with Employers for Change, the Employer Disability Information Service providers, have today published a new policy paper that seeks to improve the employment opportunities for people with disability in Ireland.  More than one in seven people in Ireland have a disability,

Disability Confidence

We’re building disability confidence in our business communities. Encouraging you to think differently about disability! Supporting People with an illness, injury and disability to secure and maintain employment. Employability Clare Team Helping You To Be confident in recruiting people with disabilities Provide better services to customers Make business information, premises

Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme

Under the July Jobs Stimulus Package the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme (EWSS) has replaced the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme (TWSS) from 1 September 2020. It will run until 31 March 2021. Under the EWSS scheme, employers and new firms in sectors impacted by COVID-19 whose turnover has fallen 30% will get a flat-rate subsidy

COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme

This document is about the COVID-19 Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme, which closed on 31 August 2020. It was replaced by the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme (EWSS). This document can be used for reference purposes for information on the operation of the TWSS up until it closed on 31 August 2020. The

Disability Payments and Work

If you are getting certain disability payments you may be allowed to work or attend training. People getting Illness Benefit and Invalidity Pension cannot work (except for unpaid voluntary work). They must transfer to the Partial Capacity Benefit scheme if they wish to work. If you are getting a means-tested payment, your

Myths And Facts About Disability Employment: Q&A With A Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist In honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, Diane Winiarski, the director of vocational rehabilitation at Allsup Employment Services, provides insight on the current state of disability employment in the country. In doing so, she debunks various myths that employers have about workers with disabilities, provides best practices on

Connect Sunbeam: Welcome To Connect Services we Provide: Connect is a hub for the community, allowing people of many abilities to interact and grow together. Some of the many services we provide are in the areas of finding jobs, personal growth and community integration.We have a drop-in centre where people can

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