Department of Education

AET young persons panel

The AET has been sharing the voice of young autistic people since it started in 2007. Since 2016, The AET has been supported by a panel of 8 young people between the ages of 16 and 25 who add their voice and life experience to AET projects and input into the strategy of the AET. As well as providing specific feedback on projects such as exclusions and exam accommodations by sharing their experience, they co-chaired the 2018 AET National Conference, in London, havespoken at other AET events, and shared their experiences with professionals in film.

Young persons

AET Young Persons Panel – Applications Open!

The AET Young Persons panel is a group of autistic 16-25-year-olds, who meet four times a year. The panel add their voice and life experience to AET projects and input into the strategy of the AET. As well as providing specific feedback on projects, they have co-chaired AET National Conferences, have spoken at AET events, and shared their experiences with professionals in film.

The AET Young Persons Panel is delivered by staff at Ambitious about Autism.

This year the Young Persons Panel are prioritising applications from young people who have additional needs or a learning disability and those who have never been involved in any volunteering opportunities before. This means you do not need any experience to apply.

To apply please read the AET Panel Fact File final and then fill in the AET Opportunity Form 2019. Please also see AET Opportunity Form Visual 2019. Deadline: 1st May at 5pm

 

If you want any more information email participation@ambitiousaboutautism.org.uk

 

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