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Paralympian Liz Johnson on 'evoking change' for disabled jobseekers

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Paralympian Liz Johnson on 'evoking change' for disabled jobseekers

Labour market statistics released on October 2, 2019 revealed that 318,000 people with disabilities were unemployed during the time period of April to June 2019.

Meanwhile, just 52.6% of people with disabilities were in employment, up from 50.7% a year previously – a shocking figure considering how high the current employment rate currently is in the UK (the ONS revealed in September that it is at its joint-highest on record since comparable records at 76.1%).

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