Catherine Rowland, an experienced member of the Antur Cymru Business Advisory Team has been appointed Disabled Peoples’ Employment Advisor covering Mid, West and North Wales.
The new role provides advice to businesses on the recruitment selection and induction of people with a disability into the workforce and further helps businesses to adapt policies and processes to ensure best practice in developing a diverse and talented workforce.
This new Pan Wales initiative is delivered through the Business Wales support programme and is fully funded by Welsh Government.
Catherine commented –
“I provide greater understanding, showing local businesses how they can easily develop recruitment and employment practices to improve job outcomes and career prospects for disabled people, access an untapped pool of talent, and reap the benefits of a diverse workforce”.
Bronwen Raine, MD at Antur Cymru welcomed the appointment –
“We are so pleased to have Catherine’s experience onboard helping us support businesses to access the positive benefits of employing people with disabilities. This work very much aligns with our core values as an organisation working to support the inclusion agenda in Wales.”
We would welcome enquiries, please contact:
Specialist Business Adviser
Disabled Peoples’ Employment Advisor
Mobile 07969 577294