Deborah Warr


Support online: user experiences of digital platforms in the NDIS market

This project explores working arrangements and the support offered by digital platforms through interviews with platform users (support workers, people with disability and their carers), and a desktop scan on the state of knowledge of platform work in the NDIS market and others.

Preparing for the future: evaluation of the Career Launchpad program for school leavers with disabilities

This qualitative study identifies features of a program that enables young people with disability to build interpersonal skills and explore employment pathways.

Improving employment outcomes for young people with disability

Pathways to Employment (P2E) was a small, proof-of-concept trial to test the efficacy of mainstream employment pathway support for young people in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Despite implementation constraints associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, this evaluation shows that the P2E trial generated encouraging...

10 strategies for improving employment outcomes for people with disability

What needs to be done to reform policies and practices that aim to increase the participation of people with disability in employment? This report identifies 10 intersecting strategies that could drive systemic change to improve employment outcomes for people with disability in employment.
Briefing paper

Transitioning young people to education and employment through arts-based social enterprises

The briefing draws upon the expertise of RMIT’s education, art and social science research community to inform policy makers on opportunities and challenges for arts-based social enterprises (ASEs) in supporting the engagement, well-being, education and employment pathways of marginalised young people, while trading creative products...