1. The EIS responded to a Scottish Government consultation on increasing the employment of disabled people in the public sector, in August 2018.
2. Our response was informed by research undertaken with EIS members to inform the development of EIS guidance on reasonable adjustments, and on issues raised by our delegations at successive STUC Disabled Workers’ conferences.
3. The EIS is committed to raising the profile of issues affecting teachers, lecturers and associated professionals with disabilities.