Tuesdays at Ten: Forest City Sport & Social Club
Ability First: Congratulations & happy upcoming birthday! How many employees do you have on average?
Forest City Sport & Social Club: Gord – Facility Coordinator at #fcssc – welcomes members, directs foot traffic & monitors some security issues. John + others do marketing & promotions, distribution of posters/flyers at festivals & events in London.
Ability First: How have these employees contributed to your business?
Ability First: This definitely sounds like a win-win scenario
Hutton House: Absolutely!
Ability First: That’s great to hear! How did this experience help shape your outlook in the workplace?
Ability First: We love what you just said, very well worded! How have members of the club reacted to your staff with disabilities?
Forest City Sport & Social Club: Same as all staff. Our members just want a good experience and count on all of our staff to deliver that.
Forest City Sport & Social Club: Availability and interest in doing work that lots of others aren’t so keen to do.
Ability First: Filling these positions has helped your business be more successful & provided meaningful employment.
Ability First: Why do you think this is Joe?
Ability First: How did you go about finding the right people for the positions you needed to fill?
Ability First: How do you attempt to correct these misconceptions?
Forest City Sport & Social Club: @HuttonHouseLdn has always introduced us to capable team members and delivered exactly what they promised. @HuttonHouseLdn have adapted work when req’d & provided supervision/coaching for their clients to succeed. Clients like working for #fcssc, thanks in part to @HuttonHouseLdn support.
Ability First: And your employer services are always free of charge, correct?
Hutton House: Yes absolutely – services are free, and sometimes wage subsidies are available for employers.
Forest City Sport & Social Club: Thank you for having us!
Hutton House: Great to be involved – have a great day!
Hutton House : It’s always a pleasure! Love working with you guys too!