Welcome to Specialisterne NI
Specialisterne NI is a specialist recruitment consultancy that recruits and provides in-job support to people with Autism or social communication difference. As the local expression of the Specialist People Foundation, we contribute to a global ambition to secure one million jobs for people on the Autistic Spectrum.
Meet the Team
We have a team of dedicated professionals who are passionate about Autism and skilled in recruitment consultancy, assessment and career support.
What makes us different is our knowledge of Autism and of business environments. All of our team have studied Autism to Masters level. As recruitment consultants we have 16 years combined experience in recruitment consultancy.
We use these skills to help people with Autism, Aspergers or who have a communication difference, start or continue careers well and we assist companies to welcome and develop their talent.
An experienced IT recruiter with 11 year in recruitment and 6 years experience in Autism consultancy, Sharon studied a MSc Autism Spectrum Disorders before joining Specialisterne Ireland in 2013 as an Autism Consultant. Sharon brought the model to Belfast in April 2014 where she delivers recruitment, training and support solutions for people with Autism and client companies.
Meet the Specialisterne NI Board
Teri Kelly is Managing Director of Kelly PR, NI and brings 19 years of PR experience. A trained journalist with a BA in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Teri has worked as a business reporter in the US and in Northern Ireland, and is a former journalist.