Employer Guide

The qathet Inclusive Manufacturing Pilot Project was an 18-month inclusive employment project that manufactured and sold firestarters while piloting an inclusive employment model at a social enterprise called OneLight.

While the employment model led to a valuable work experience for most employee participants, there were many challenges related to supporting/ retaining management as well as establishing a stable funding model.

The tips for employers below were developed based on the learning from both successes and challenges at OneLight.

 

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Inclusive employment tips for employers and workplaces
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