This workshop is designed for disability support practitioners (Specialist Study Skills Tutors, Mental Health Mentors and Assistive Technology Trainers) working with disabled students in higher education. It will equip practitioners with sound working knowledge of key policies and procedures, to ensure they can carry out their job safely, professionally and provide the best support possible to their learners. This workshop covers Data Protection; Health and Safety; Confidentiality; Lone Worker guidance; Safeguarding protocols; Building professional boundaries; and Disability Awareness.
Diversity and Ability is a social enterprise led by and for disabled people. We champion intersectional neurodiversity and disability inclusion, creating positive and lasting culture shifts through bespoke workshops, consultancy and support. Inclusion should be woven into the very fabric of your organisation’s environment; we’ll help you get there.