HR Network

12th April 2019

HR Network Sheffield 17 April Join us for a topical and informative look at current legal issues surrounding HR and employment.

Employment Partner, Joan Pettingill will run a brief talk on the latest trends within the Employment / HR Sector and offer time for discussion and questions around these hot topics and any other employment matters you require guidance on. The event starts at 9.00am for registration & breakfast with the event starting at 9.30am, we aim to finish the talk at around 10.30am. Hot Topic - Neurodiversity in the Workplace Guest Speaker: Caroline Turner from Creased Puddle. 'Neurodiversity' is a relatively new term that refers to people who have dyslexia, autism, ADHD, dyspraxia and other neurological conditions. During this session we'll be identifying the policies and practices which help people with these conditions flourish and succeed within a diverse workforce. We're delighted to be joined in this session by our guest speaker Caroline Turner from Creased Puddle. Caroline has a proven track record of working with a wide range of businesses and organisations in order to help them develop and introduce their own neurodiversity portfolios. In this interactive session Caroline will be looking at what employers should do when someone discloses their ADHD, Autism or Dyslexia together with the various steps that employers can take to create an inclusive environment to encourage and support neurodiverse employees. As 1 in 7 people in the UK have a neurodiverse condition, the session will provide attendees with the confidence to support and nurture such staff within their own businesses and organisations' To register your free place for this event please click below: Book Here Who should attend? Our quarterly sessions are informal and interactive with attendees encouraged to share their own thoughts and views. The seminar is free to attend for all HR / Employment professionals and business owners. Please note that this event is NOT open to independent HR consultants and / or other law firms. If you have any questions or problems booking please email hayley.macdonald@luptonfawcett.law or telephone on 0113 280 2218.

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