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Approaches to providing disability and employment information
thesisposted on 2018-08-08, 08:49 authored by Nadine Geddes
Recent UK government initiatives have focused on the high level of unemployment within the disabled population and the overall effects this is having on the economy. To reduce this several branches of the government have introduced new programmes to support working age people with disabilities in the workplace. One area that has gained a great deal of attention is that of vocational rehabilitation and improving the return to work process. The overall aims of this thesis were to identify the stakeholders in the return to work process and examine their disability and employment information needs. [Continues.]
Great Britain, Department for Work and Pensions, JobCentre Plus. European Social Fund.
Publisher© Nadine Geddes
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NotesA Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.