Equality Pledge - We’re making a positive commitment!

Written by

Erika Thickett

"My role is diverse in terms of supporting the Project Team and wider BOF function; taking a broad view of inter-departmental activities my skills are deployable in several key areas."

Equality Pledge - We’re making a positive commitment!

October 11, 2023

We’re excited to be signed up to the Business Wales ‘Equality Pledge.’ The Equality Pledge helps Welsh businesses take pro-active steps towards creating an inclusive, fair, and diverse workplace, demonstrating their commitment to their employees and the wider community.

Being part of the ‘Equality Pledge’ is a credit to our continued work and dedication, actively using the resources available to further our awareness and understanding of equality, as well as sharing this knowledge and experience.

Our business has key goals to focus on and by signing up to we have committed to;

  • Promoting and delivering an accessible and inclusive service
  • Health and wellbeing of employees
  • Inclusive workplace design
  • Advertising vacancies widely
  • Registered as an accredited Living Wage employer
  • Registered as a Disability Confident employer
  • Enhancing our employee handbook and implementing regular staff appraisals
  • Asking suppliers for a copy of their Equal Opportunities Policy

We will continue to take pro-active steps towards improving our Equality Pledge, further demonstrate our social value positivity and are proud to join a growing community of forward-thinking organisations who are helping Wales deliver sustainable and inclusive businesses.

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