Category Archives: London

WorkFit, Highshore School and Alix-Partners have been working in partnership to provide meaningful work to a student with Down’s syndrome

Following on from the Victoria Derbyshire show ‘It’s hard to find a job when you have Down’s syndrome’ feature, shown in May 2015, WorkFit received a number of calls from interested employers. One of which was Alix-Partners, a leading global business advisory firm with an office based in central London. The WorkFit team met with Alix-Partners […]

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WorkFit growth leads to more opportunities for people with Down’s syndrome

WorkFit is a programme designed to improve access to mainstream employment and other meaningful activities for people with Down’s syndrome. The programme officially launched in 2012 and it is dedicated in supporting employers in creating work opportunities for people with Down’s syndrome and providing bespoke support to each organisation and prospective jobseeker throughout the UK. […]

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