Supporting learners with specific learning needs

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You may have some specific needs when it comes to learning, such as dyslexia. There are many tools available to support you in the workplace.

Here you will find some links to information and resources that you may find useful.

Dyslexia Scotland

Dyslexia Scotland provide information and resources available on their webpages including a variety of leaflets and career guidance documents. 

Equality and Diversity Zone

The Equality and Diversity Zone within TURAS hosts some interesting videos, information, and helpful resources

Equality and Diversity Zone

Digital accessibility

Dyslexia awareness for managers e-learning module (NB. You will need to be logged into your Turas account to access the module)

Neurodiversity at work resources

Have a browse through our resources to learn about neurodiversity and the specific neurodifferences. 

There is a selection of resources to support your understanding.

Business Disability Forum

The Business Disability Forum provide pragmatic support, shares expertise, gives advice, provides training, and facilitates networking opportunities. The Business Disability Forum helps organisations become fully accessible to disabled customers and employees.

Royal College of Nursing

The Royal College of Nursing have published this document offering practical advice for those working in caring environments who have dyslexia, dyspraxia and/or dyscalculia. While specifically designed for nurses there may be key points that are useful to all staff working in caring roles.