If you are a disabled student or a student with dyslexia, you may have some extra considerations when you are planning your career and exploring your options. Through Careers and Employability, you can access essential insights into the recruitment process for disabled applicants.


Attend – Being Positive About Disability, Wednesday 2 December
This joint event with The University of Manchester will provide a unique opportunity to get support from a range of disability friendly employers, find out about your rights and disclosing a disability.

Date: Wednesday 2 December
Time: 1:30pm – 4:00pm
Location: 1.219 University Place, The University of Manchester

Register now! Find out more and register here.


Access – Great With Disability 

Great With Disability is an online resource for students with disabilities and long-term health conditions and includes topics such as being open about disability, requesting adjustments, explaining gaps in a CV and much more. The site also features:

  • Profiles of top employers of choice for disabled applicants including EY, Barclays, EDF Energy and the Civil Service
  • Information about the support employers offer during the recruitment process and in the workplace
  • Case studies of disabled employees enjoying successful careers

Take advantage of this fantastic resource and join the Great With Disability community at www.greatwithdisability.com.
This is just a snapshot of the careers support available for students with disabilities find out more at www.mmu.ac.uk/careers.