Increasing Successful Employment Outcomes  for Young People with SEND, 11 February 2022

Increasing Successful Employment Outcomes for Young People with SEND, 11 February 2022

On 11 February 2022, the PfA team delivered an online employment conference for the North East, North West and Yorkshire & Humberside regions which explored about collaboration, partnership and evidence of what works.

Organisers & Contributors 

  • Facilitators: Alice Mccoll & Barry Jones, PfA Regional Leads, National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi)
  • Supported Internships & the Policy Context: Huw Davies, Chief Executive, British Association for Supported Employment (BASE)
  • The Key Role of Colleges in Supporting Employment: Elaine Dale, Director of SEND Support and Nursery, City College Norwich
  • Collaboration, Partnership & Evidence of What Works: Bryony Dolby, Cheryl Richards & Richard Nicholson, HfT | Martin Wilby, DFN Project SEARCH | Alice Nicholas & Jason Rowntree, Project Choice
  • Engaging Employers: Lindsey Danson, Service Operations Manager, Calico Enterprise | Sammi Zafir, Supported Internship & Preparing for Adulthood Coordinator, Wakefield Local Authority

Recordings

Presentation Slides & Additional Resources

Presentation Slides:

  1. Employment Snapshot, Survey Results (Alice & Barry)
  2. The Key Role of Colleges in Supporting Employment (Elaine)
  3. Hft, DFN Project SEARCH & Follow On Support (Bryony, Cheryl & Richard)
  4. DfN Project SEARCH Overview (Martin)
  5. Project Choice & Engaging Employers (Alice & Jason)
  6. Effectively Engaging Employers Within Your Local Area (Sammi)

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Tags: Employment, Best Practice, Event Resources

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