We're here to support autistic people into sustainable and fulfilling employment

I am an autistic person

Look here for guidance on finding and keeping work, from job search through to retirement.

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Author: Hilary Fertig

I am an employer or work provider

Look here for information on how to recruit, manage and support an autistic or neurodiverse person

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Author: Hilary Fertig

General resources

Why do we do what we do: the benefits of a neurodiverse workplace, the opportunities and employers' legal duties

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Author: Hilary Fertig

News and updates

  • Job Coach Cafe

    We've set up a new discussion forum on LinkedIn for front line Job Coaches to share best practice. Grab a virtual coffee and join us! Read more

  • Journal special edition

    The journal Advances in Autism has published a special edition focusing on employment with a contribution to the guest editorial from two of Employment Autism's team Read more

  • Learning Disability and Autism awards

    We are delighted to be a finalist for the The Great Autism Practice Award Read more

Blogs

  • Surviving online meetings

    Mahlia gives her personal, autistic perspective on coping with online meetings Read more

  • Autism and underemployment

    Underemployment - working in a role below the level of qualifications or skills - is common for autistic people. Rachel describes how this came about for her. Read more

  • Back to the (hybrid) office

    Mahlia talks about the impact that the pandemic has had on her relationship with work and how the ongoing transitions in working arrangements continue to affect her Read more

Appeals

  • Team EA Virtual London Marathon 2021

    We did it!!! We walked in greater Manchester, Leicestershire and north London. We all completed the full 26.2 miles. Please support our achievements by donating to EA. Read more

  • Donate

    We are very grateful for your support which will go directly to helping us improve our services. Read more