Police force praised for its workplace diversity

Surrey Police has been ranked as one of the top police forces nationwide for workplace diversity. The ranking makes it the fourth highest force in The Excellence in Diversity Awards: Inclusive Top 50 UK Employers list. The list investigates whether … Read More

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Hundreds more women needed for gender balance on NHS boards

Hundreds more women needed for gender balance on NHS boards The vast majority of nursing directors are women but more work is needed to ensure gender balance in other key leadership roles, according to a new report. The report, which … Read More

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Improve shared parental leave to cut gender pay gap, urge MPs

  Improve shared parental leave to cut gender pay gap, urge MPs Cross-party group of MPs calls for three months of non-transferable paid paternal leave and a strategy for low-paid jobs The government must do more to improve the sharing … Read More

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Age-old problem of discrimination in the workplace to become worse, say experts

Age-old problem of discrimination in the workplace to become worse, say experts OLDER employees who fail to make executive grade by the time they reach 50 face nearly 20 years of workplace discrimination, charities have warned. Research by charity Age … Read More

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NDA15 Shortlisted Nominee: Jake Graf

Film-maker, actor and author Jake, is a trans man whose work has had a huge impact on raising awareness about trans issues. His acclaimed film ‘Brace’, which has achieved great success on the film festival circuit globally, is also used … Read More

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NDA15 Shortlisted Nominee: Contracts IT

Founded in 1999, Contracts IT has been supporting the corporate and the public sector with technology workforce solutions across the IT talent spectrum. From inception, the company has nurtured a strong identity of appreciating and celebrating difference. They fully support … Read More

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NDA15 Shortlisted Nominee: Gary Zetter

Director of Mitie, the Technical Facilities Management company, Gary started his career as a 16-year-old Technical Apprentice and didn’t come out until six years ago, when staff gave him the confidence to become a role model for others who might … Read More

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NDA15 Shortlisted Nominee: Victim Support

Victim Support is the independent charity for victims and witnesses of crime in England and Wales. They were set up 40 years ago and have grown to become the oldest and largest victims’ organisation in the world, taking pride in … Read More

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NDA15 Shortlisted Nominee: Indy Hothi

Indy has made a significant positive impact around race/faith topics and understanding in the corporate space, charitable sector and through wider community engagement. He is the leader of a Diversity & Inclusiveness interfaith network for one of the ‘Big 4’ … Read More

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NDA15 Shortlisted Nominee: Dr Neville Brown

Dr Neville Brown has worked tirelessly throughout his career in making the lives of children with dyslexia not only manageable, but giving them the confidence to thrive in the world beyond education once leaving his groundbreaking school. The 80-year-old is … Read More

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