Nagle Community College, Blacrock, Cork
16+ Options: Education and Employment All delegates wanting to attend this event, including the young person with autism, must register for a place. Leaving Post Primary School can be an anxious time for families and the young person with autism. For many, knowing what opportunities are available within education and employment settings would reduce some of this anxiety. This would enable the young adult, supported by their parents, carers and educators, make informed choices about which pathway best suits them. This informative session is open to both the young adult with autism and their parents, carers and educators. It will enable everyone to hear, first-hand, the support available in educational and employment settings as the young adult with autism plans to transition out of Post Primary school. Expected Outcomes Understand and appreciate further and higher education and employment opportunities for a young adult with autism. Course Overview Hear a first-hand experience of a young adult who has transitioned from Post Primary school; Listen to Further and Higher education providers as well as organisation who provide support in work settings explain what they offer; Explore and meet education providers and organisation who provide workplace support.
Nagle Community College
Nagle Community College , Blacrock , Cork