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Breaking down barriers and busting myths: my journey as a supported employment advocate

June 21, 2023

Employment

Breaking down barriers and busting myths: my journey as a supported employment advocate

Supported Employment Advocate, Erin O’Donnell, talks about her employment journey as she tries to bust some myths about working with a learning disability.

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Liverpool intern wins award for most progress as he navigates the world of work

June 1, 2023

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Liverpool intern wins award for most progress as he navigates the world of work

Joe, an intern who worked behind the scenes at the recent Eurovision Song Contest, has won an award for Most Progress in Hft’s Project SEARCH Celebration Event, held recently to highlight the incredible journeys interns and graduates on the programme have been on.

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Learning disabled interns meet local employers at Flint reverse jobs fair

May 24, 2023

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Learning disabled interns meet local employers at Flint reverse jobs fair

Interns with a learning disability who are seeking employment opportunities came together with local businesses last week as national learning disability charity Hft hosted a reverse job fair at Flint Library in Flintshire.

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Julia and Katelyn represent learning disability charity at the Royal Garden Party

May 22, 2023

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Julia and Katelyn represent learning disability charity at the Royal Garden Party

Julia and Katelyn were invited to the Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace as part of the King’s Coronation celebrations.

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Bridgend intern wins award for most progress as she navigates the world of work

May 19, 2023

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Bridgend intern wins award for most progress as she navigates the world of work

Rhyannon Burt, an intern working in customer service at hygiene service provider, PHS, has won an award for Most Progress in Hft’s Project SEARCH Celebration Event, held this week to highlight the incredible journeys interns and graduates on the programme have been on over the past 12 months.

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Wakefield interns win awards as they navigate the world of work

May 19, 2023

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Wakefield interns win awards as they navigate the world of work

Harrison, Charlotte and Codie won awards for Most Progress and Creative Thinking in Hft’s Project SEARCH Celebration Event.

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