Inclusion Scotland News & Events

Intern Blog: Helping to create a new Scottish Social Security Benefit System through lived experience.

Posted on Monday, June 14th, 2021

For anyone thinking of applying for this internship in the future, my advice would be don’t be hesitant, as it is a great opportunity for disabled people. By Laura Murdanaigum Before my internship I was volunteering at the Remode Collective,…

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Intern Blog: So, this is what positive action and affirmation feels like?

Posted on Monday, June 14th, 2021

By Billianna Allen-Mandeville I was unemployed for six months before starting my internship. I never thought that after graduating and studying for two degrees I would find it difficult gaining a job. This was not for want of trying. Each…

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Become a Partner

Posted on Monday, June 14th, 2021

Joining Inclusion Scotland: new categories   In 2019 our Board of Directors decided to make some changes to what was then known as our membership categories. This was to address some confusion over the categories amongst members about what being…

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Internship Blog: From Anxious Mess to Anxious Success?

Posted on Monday, June 14th, 2021

By Pooja Marwaha Pooja applied and was successful for our We Can Work internship Evaluation and Research Intern with Skills Development Scotland (SDS). This internship was developed as part of SDS’s annual recruitment campaign Young Talent Internship Programme. This blog…

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Guidance on Accessing Politics

Posted on Thursday, June 10th, 2021

We have developed our Guidance on Accessing Politics as tools to inform disabled people looking to get involved in politics, and all those who wish to make politics more accessible for disabled people.

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More internship opportunities coming soon

Posted on Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

We create internships for disabled people in both the private and public sector.  We will have more We Can Work Internship opportunities soon. Also, we have our Inclusive Jobs board with external vacancies from organisations, not connected to our internship…

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Our Policy Initiatives

Posted on Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

Our Policy team work to ensure that the voices of disabled people are included in decision making. We are currently running a pilot People Led Policy Panel. The Panel, made up of disabled people from all over Scotland, is an…

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