Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


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cm111
cm111 Community member Posts: 3 Listener
I have been trying to find a job lately, and it's been a bit difficult. I am 16 years old and I am in a wheelchair for most of the day. Has anyone had experience with job searching with a disability and know any that will be best for a teenager specifically? Thanks!
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  • woodbine
    woodbine Community member Posts: 11,913 Disability Gamechanger
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    @cm111 hi and welcome to scope, scope does offer employment advice and someone will point you in the direction for that so check back tomorrow?
    Also have you considered doing some voluntary work? always looks good on a young persons CV.
    2024 The year of the general election...the time for change is coming 💡

  • janer1967
    janer1967 Community member Posts: 21,964 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi and welcome to the community 

    It is difficult for any teenager to get a job due to restrictions on employing people until they have reached official school leaving age 

    Its not impossible but a lot of companies just won't employ young workers 

    As above voluntary work may be an option 
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