Autism Job Fair
April 10, 2018 1:00-4:45
Sponsored by Arizona Rehabilitation Services Administration,
Autism Society of Greater Phoenix, and Rio Salado College
Location: Rio Salado College, 3320 S. Price Rd, Tempe
(SW corner of Southern and 101)
Sensory Friendly – this year the job fair will be split across 15-20 rooms, so each room will be quieter
12:30-1:15: Employer workshop: Learn about employing adults on the autism spectrum, their strengths and challenges, and typical accommodations to help them be successful in the workplace.
Half-Hour Workshops for adults on the autism spectrum and their parents/job coaches: Learn about the job fair, how to find a job, and how to keep a job
Times: 1:00; 2:00; 3:00 Attendance is strongly encouraged, but not required
1:30-4:45 Job fair: Adults with ASD (and their parent/job coach if desired) meet with prospective employers individually. Also opportunity to meet with provider agencies.
**Must register for one of three times: 1:30-2:30, 2:30-3:30, or 3:30-4:30 in order to attend.**
Free; Registration Required; Professional Clothing recommended; Parents and Job Coaches welcome