Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Event Details

2013 disAbility Mentoring Day at Vanderbilt

Date: October 16, 2013

Time: 8:00AM to 3:30PM

Location: Room 241, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Registration Open

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Description

Celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month in October by participating in this national job-shadow and career exploration program designed to link students and jobseekers with disabilities to employers interested in fostering more diverse work cultures and/or hiring people with disabilities.

How to Participate

Vanderbilt employees who would like to mentor an individual through jobshadowing on October 16 must complete a brief online application by Sept. 30. To apply to be a mentor, visit: http://j.mp/roIUrq.

Adult community members with disabilities who would like to be mentored must complete an application. To receive an application, contact Lynnette Henderson at (615) 936-0448 or lynnette.henderson@vanderbilt.edu.

For more information about the event, contact (615) 936-0448.

Sponsored by:

  • Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
  • Next Steps at Vanderbilt
  • Vanderbilt Human Resources
  • Vanderbilt Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, and Disability Services Department
  • Tennessee Division of Rehabilitation Services
  • Vanderbilt Patient Return to Work Program
  • Project Opportunity

Contact

Lynnette Henderson, Ph.D., (615) 936-0448

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