Transition from school to work for students with disability

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Author: Lawson, Robert


Young people with disability face many challenges in life including the prospect of competing for entry level jobs in a market where there is a shrinking number of opportunities. Meaningful employment fosters a sense of worth, dignity, life satisfaction and is a fundamental right of all individuals including persons with disability. To achieve a positive employment outcome, students with disability will need to be able to meet selection criteria and have both the technical and employment related skills required to complete job roles successfully. This report presents information on...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Youth; Employment; Vocational education and training; Workforce development; Disability

Keywords: Workplace learning; Transition from education and training to employment; Youth program; Youth transitions; Program evaluation; Recommendations

Geographic subjects: United States; North America; England; Great Britain; Ireland; Greece; Europe

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Winston Churchill Memorial Trust of Australia, 2019

Physical description: 40 p.

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Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 138.918

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