Marxist. Trade Unionist. Socialist-feminist. Author. Poet. Speaker. Tutor. RMT ex-Exec. Workers' Liberty. Autie. Bi. PUFC fan.

Autism in the workplace

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For details of Janine's training on Autism and Neurodiversity in the Workplace, click here.

Speaking on Autism Equality in the Workplace, Otley Labour Party

Submitted by Janine on Mon, 09/10/2017 - 13:56
Event Date
Thursday, 9th of November '17

Pizza and Politics - Enjoy pizza, drink anda lively debate

Janine Booth introduces a discussion on Autism Equality in the Workplace: removing barriers and challenging discrimination

Janine is a writer, poet, trade unionist, socialist and feminist. She is autistic and is the author of the TUC Disabled Workers' Conference policy on autism in the workplace.

TfL Neurodiversity event - Autism Awareness event

Submitted by Janine on Mon, 17/07/2017 - 12:27
Event Date
Friday, 21st of July '17 to Friday, 21st of July '17

Venue: 10th Floor restaurant, London Underground Ltd HQ, 55 Broadway. Open to TfL / London Underground staff.

Janine will give a presentation about the social model of disability as applied to autism, and explain the role of the Trade Unions. (15:00-15:30)

After this and other speakers, Janine will take part in a panel Q&A session (15:30-16:00)

Civil Service 'lunch and learn': Autism and Neurodiversity - changing workplaces not changing workers

Submitted by Janine on Sun, 16/04/2017 - 10:20
Event Date
Tuesday, 16th of May '17 to Tuesday, 16th of May '17

Venue: Nobel House, Atrium

Janine will deliver short and snappy sessions encouraging civil service workplaces to become accessible to autistic and other neurodivergent workers by changing themselves rather than trying to change workers.

More details to follow.

PCS North West: Neurodiversity in the Workplace Training

Submitted by Janine on Thu, 13/04/2017 - 10:52
Event Date
Wednesday, 27th of September '17 to Thursday, 28th of September '17

After the July course quickly became fully-booked, PCS members in the North West have a second chance to take part in this two-day training course, held at Wirral Metropolitan College in Liverpool. Contact your Regional Education Office to register.