Get involved with Learning Disability at work!
Tell us about your experiences! We'd love to share your stories about people with a learning disability and work.
Are you a person with a learning disability who has a job?
Have you helped someone with a learning disability find work?
Maybe you’ve done work experience and it’s really helped?
Are you interested in finding a work placement?
Are you or someone you know looking to secure a work experience placement? If so, Mencap may be able to help you! Please get in contact today:
For help finding placements in the north of the UK please contact Zoey Purdy.
For help finding placements in south of the UK please contact Paul Winter.
Could you provide a work experience placement?
Are you an employer? Could you provide a work experience placement for someone with a learning disability? If so, please please get in contact.
Work experience can provide a great boost in confidence for someone with a learning disability, it's also a vital step on the road to finding employment.
Find out more
Download our Good For Business brochure
Find out more about the benefits of employing people with a learning disabilityDownload resource Good For Business brochure
Back in 2013 we partnered up with Inclusive Employers to help provide positive and meaningful work placements for people with a learning disability. Learning Disability Work Week is an evolution of this great project, that celebrates the amazing contribution people with a learning disability can make to the work place.