Being dyslexic can bring real career advantages, if you know how to work to your strengths. This page gives you the low-down on ways dyslexia can shape your career journey, and how you can make the most of your strengths.
Check out the career paths that these dyslexic role models have taken. Click on their picture to download a poster.
Check out these useful tools for helping make career choices:
Buzz – A personality quiz with job suggestions
My Strengths – Skills Development Scotland’s strengths quiz
Exceptional Individuals – A dyslexic recruitment site
Animal Me – A fun personality quiz
My World of Work has information on things like How to build a CV, Interviews, training courses and studying guides and career choices.
Look at some of Dyslexia Scotland’s leaflets on work and job search:
Job Applications Job Interviews Employees Guide Study Skills Dyslexia and ICT
The Codpast: Working Life Before you feel pressure The Creative Brilliance of Dyslexia Dyslexia and Access to Work