October 4, 2017
Finding a job is hard. Deciding that your current work or workplace need change is difficult. For everyone. But people with developmental difficulties can find these challenges even harder than others. Not only the application process poses many difficulties, such as writing a CV or statement of motivation, interviews or assessments – it is often already hard to identify a job you and skills fit into well. The following tips, strategies and resources may be helpful in navigating the complicated field of looking for jobs, making a career change and finding work.
June 14, 2017
Come and gain some practise and experience in living independently in halls so you can start uni with confidence!
The Dyscovery Centre is hosting a short residential summer workshop this year to help new students have a good start into their time at university.
Thursday, 31st of August – Friday, 1st of September 2017
For young adults aged 18 or over with ASD/Dyspraxia/Dyslexia/ADHD/Tourette’s. The group will cater for all skill levels; you can’t be too good or not good enough!
April 25, 2017
Possibly the most important aspect of not letting ADHD or ADD get in the way of your work is to find a job that you enjoy and that keeps you interested. Many people experience boredom and repetitive tasks at work, which leads to greater problems regarding attention and focus. However, if you are engaging in something you love, you are more likely to stay focused.