Open Your Eyes to a Pool Of Hidden Talent

By Leicester Business Festival (other events)

Friday, October 27 2017 8:15 AM 10:15 AM

Come and learn how employers have benefited from employing people with disabilities and health conditions. Also hear inspirational stories as to what employment means for those with disabilities. Learn about Disability Confident Awareness and how your business can benefit from signing up. Also the financial assistance given through the Access to Work Grant scheme.

Bacon Rolls and hot drinks provided.

Confirmed Speakers 

Andrew Bridgen MP

Bev Smith (Chief Executive of NWLDC) 

Theresa Malcher - Senior People Policy Specialist – Logistics (M&S Logistics Castle Donington) 

Tom Ashby- Lead Job Coach/Employability (Tutor- Stephenson College)

Peter Colley &  Christopher Colley  (Princes Trust Talent Match)

Nigel Leigh (Principal of Stephenson College)

Ann Danvers (DWP)

Peter Coley - employee,

Emma Kendrick & Lynn Coyles DWP

Some Companies who have benefited from being a Disability Confident Employer and employees who have gained much by being employed.


Mailing Address

Friars Mill, Bath Lane, Leicester. LE3 5BJ