guidelines to help in setting up a program
a sample resource kit to be given to employers
how to market work experience
teacher aide guild
Pathways Planning for Young People with DisabilityThis page includes information on supporting young people with disabilities in their career and pathway planning. For young people with disabilities supported under the Program for Students with Disabilities, a strengthened approach is recommended.
Australian Government Career InformationFind information on a range of jobs, get advice on what might suit you, and pathways to get you there.
Job Search www.JobSearch.gov.au (for all job seekers)
My Future www.myfuture.edu.au (for youth)
JobAccess https://www.jobaccess.gov.au/ (for people with disability)
Careers and Transition Resource Kit
Some guidelines and information are provided for using the resources with:
Koorie young people
English as a Second Language (ESL) and Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) young people
Young people with disabilities
Young people not in employment, education or training
Rural and remote young people
Worksheets for students are provided in word format so that they can be downloaded and adapted to suit the needs of particular groups.
Disclosure: It's A Personal Decision is a resource which provides substantial information about options and pathways that people with disabilities can use in disclosing their disability in post secondary education and employment environments.
The website provides substantial information about options and pathways that people with disabilities can use in disclosing their disability in post secondary education and employment environments. It also articulates the role and responsibilities of employers and educators in relation to disclosure.
In 2017 the film ‘Employability’ was produced by the EMPLOYABILITY Partnership of Debbie-Ann Johnson Sale & District Specialist School, Andrea McCall-Evans NDCO and Leanne Wishart, Rural Access, Wellington Shire.Darryl Whitaker was our cameraman and donated some of the time to help edit the film. The film would not have been possible without the grant from the Commonwealth Bank; we thank them for their generous donation. The film focuses on the eight employability skills and features a number of young people with disabilities in the workplace.
Get Ready Workbook Series
There are three workbooks:
Get Ready – Top Tips for Students with Disability
Get Ready – Top Tips for ATSI Students with Disability
Get Ready – A Guide for Parents
You can download all versions at https://www.westernsydney.edu.au/getreadyforstudyandwork/home.au/
Making It Happen - Work Experience for All
The Making It Happen – Work Experience for All resource has been developed by the National Disability Coordination Program, University of Tasmania, to support secondary and vocational teachers in providing work experience/work placements for students with a disability. This project has been supported by Skills Tasmania.
The resource includes
Tertiary Transition CDs
The National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) Program has testimonials from students with a range of disabilities who have participated in tertiary education.