TITLE

Scope meets 20 per cent disabled staff target

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
People Management;1/24/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that disability charity Scope has met its target to recruit 20 per cent disabled staff by the end of 2007, up from 4 per cent in 2004. Scope has doubled the proportion of disabled people typically employed in a workplace (one in 10). Scope, whose workforce is 3,300 strong, aimed for 20 per cent because it reflected the overall number of disabled people of working age. Scope implemented a number of initiatives to make its workplace culture attractive to disabled people, including awareness training for managers.
ACCESSION #
29415852

 

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