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Bath Employment Support School for Autism in Glasgow (BESSA-Glasgow) 2024

This free one-day event is for autistic students and graduates (with or without diagnosis) to get support with the transition from university to work.

  • 4 Sep 2024, 9.30am to 4 Sep 2024, 5.00pm BST (GMT +01:00)
  • JP Morgan, Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • This event is free

The Bath Employment Support School for Autism in Glasgow (BESSA-Glasgow) 2024 is a free one-day event for autistic students or graduates (with or without a diagnosis).

It is open to students and graduates from universities in Scotland, as well as other nearby universities and higher education institutions.

BESSA-Glasgow 2024 aims to help with the transition from university to a range of opportunities such as:

  • internships
  • placements
  • graduate employment

The event is organised by the Centre for Applied Autism Research (CAAR) at the University of Bath, and JP Morgan (JPM).

If you're an autistic student or graduate (with or without a diagnosis), you can attend this event. You'll get support and guidance for the transition from university to work.

For an in-depth look at the autism-related workshops and activities we run, read our case study.

Unable to attend?

We also offer BESSA in Bath. Our Bath event runs across 2 days and is available to join either in-person or remotely on Zoom.

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Event schedule

This is a provisional schedule. Some details and timings may change.

Time Session
09.30am - 10am Registration with refreshments
10am - 10.10am Welcome and introduction
10.10am - 10.30am Autistic and neurodivergent strengths in Employment
10.30am - 11.15am Finding the right job and company for you (including CVs)
11.15am - 11.30am Break
11.30am - 12pm Discussing your disclosure and Reasonable adjustments
12pm - 12.45pm Recruitment and interviews
12.45pm - 1.30pm Lunch
1.30pm - 2pm Neurodiversity @ Work programme
2pm - 2.30pm Pathways into job roles and job families
2.30pm - 3.15pm JPM site tour
3.15pm - 3.30pm Break
3.30pm - 4pm Community in the workplace
4pm - 4.20pm A day in the life of an autistic employee
4.20pm - 4.50pm Q&A session
4.50pm - 5pm Summary and close

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BESSA-Glasgow will take place at JP Morgan's facilities in Glasgow.

JP Morgan 311-345 Argyle Street, Floor 06 Glasgow G2 8LP United Kingdom

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