Supporting staff with a disability
Disability inclusion is a committment within our Strategic Plan. We have a Disability Advisory Committee and Disability Action Plan to drive our actions. Our Injury Management team in Health, Safety and Wellbeing support staff who experience injury, illness and/or disability. Griffith is a member of the Australian Network on Disability.
Disability Advisory Committee
The Disability Advisory Committee acts as a reference group for the Griffith University Equity Committee on matters relating to students and staff with disabilities and advise the Equity Committee on the development, implementation and evaluation of the University’s Disability Action Plan.
Disability Action Plan
The Disability Action Plan outlines the goals, priorities and key actions related to disability access and inclusion at Griffith University.
Support for staff with a disability
The Injury and Disability Support Team in Health Safety and Wellbeing provide support related to injury, illness and disability.
Australian Network on Disability
Griffith is a member of The Australian Network on Disability (AND). AND provides support, resources, professional development, networking and benchmarking opportunities for members aiming to be disability confident organisations.
Disability Awareness Training
This program aims to build confidence in interactions with people with disability, learn tips for better communication, discover where to find out more information about particular disability topics and share this new knowledge with others.