Mr. Dilip. K, 27 yrs old having Intellectual Disability, job Internship at Thomson Reuters
The man who can see straight in the eyes of the disability and say “you can’t disable me!!!”. Dilip K a young energetic, friendly full of life guy, someone you could not stop adoring. He joined Seva-in-Action in 2018 for skill development training and he trained well in Housekeeping, food & beverages & retail domain. In 2020 SiA started online computer training with his mother to expose different skills in Covid situation.
SiA got an internship opportunity in Thomson Reuters for 3 months. He learned about work ethics, quality of work, time management, work tolerance & improved communication. Then SiA provided a great opportunity to Dilip work as a paid intern in Thomson Reuters, as a Data Validator – Global Trade Management in December 2020.
After joining he improved his concentration and showing interest in his quality work, learning new technology and tasks. His behavior also improved and has been observed by his mother as a job coach for him at home. As she mentioned, Dilip understood the quality of work, time management, login time, extra hours to be work if an assigned task was not finished. The feedback from TR employees is good, promptly replying to the mails, completing his assigned work for the day.He is very friendly with his co-worker and learning new tasks.
Dilip’s journey shows that if we provide the opportunity, it can change their life