Over 60 per cent of secondary students have an after-school job, yet for many students with disability, they are unable to get support they need to participate in a job while at school. This could put them at a further disadvantage when trying to access employment post-school.
Ticket to Work has embarked on a project to explore the effects of after-school jobs on young people with disability. We partnered with Latrobe University to evaluate and explore the experiences of students. Latrobe has now completed a paper into the peer-reviewed literature