We've got some fantastic guest contributors for this issue from organisations who are paving the way for greater access and inclusivity in the workplace for young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
TalkTalk • EMPLOY AUTISM
"Another initiative implemented into TalkTalk is the Employ Autism scheme. Run in collaboration with the company's core charity partner, Ambitious About Autism, the scheme aims to tackle the inequalities face by autistic adults when trying to find employment."
IBM partners with The National Autistic Society
"Absolutely and completely life changing" is how James describes joining IBM via the Autism at Work Programme. James joined IBM after some difficult years in and out of jobs and education.