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Kickstart your Career with Change 100

October 30, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Change 100 is Leonard Cheshire’s programme of paid summer work, professional development and mentoring. Change 100 supports the career development of talented university students and recent graduates with any disability or long-term condition. Come and speak to us to find out what we’re looking for in applicants and how we can support you to kickstart your career.

This presentation will cover our eligibility criteria, how to ask for adjustments, a small section about disclosing disability and also how to answer our questions.

In this session you will learn how to:

  • Ask for and identify adjustments
  • Feel more confident in sharing disability
  • Break down competency questions.


Who’s it for?

Second years, third years and post grads are welcome. Any discipline.

What’s in it for me?

Learn about Change 100, how to ask for adjustments during a recruitment process, disclosing disability and answering competency based Questions.

This session will be taking place as a webinar.
To participate, please go to the Careers24/7 Blackboard organisation (http://bit.ly/UoRCareers247) and click on ‘Webinars’. Here you’ll see a list of upcoming sessions. A few minutes before the session is due to start, click on the title of the session to enter the room. You will not need to use a camera or microphone, but please ensure you have headphones or speaker so you can hear the audio. Here’s a short video explaining how this works and what the webinar tool looks like.

*This online workshop can count for 1 hour of your RED Award training and development hours. Find out more about the RED Award at reading.ac.uk/REDAward


October 30, 2020
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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UoR Careers
0118 378 8359

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