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Improving your flu fighter campaign event - London
20 / 2 / 2017 10am - 20 / 2 / 2017 4pm
The London flu fighter campaign event will be held at Friends House on 22 February. Find out more information and book your place.
Total Reward Engagement Network event - Leeds
10 / 2 / 2017 10.30am - 10 / 2 / 2017 3pm
Join the Total Reward Engagement Network to share your reward experiences and knowledge with colleagues from across the NHS.
Workforce Race Equality Standard
From 1 April 2015 all NHS organisations will be required to demonstrate how they are addressing race equality issues in a range of staffing areas. The Workforce Race Equality Standard (WRES) will help organisations to achieve this.
The Equality Act
The Equality Act 2010 became law in October 2010. This section of our website includes background information on the Act, Frequently Asked Questions, as well as details of information and guidance available.
The NHS Equality Delivery System (EDS2)
The NHS Employers organisation is helping to develop and roll out the NHS Equality Delivery System (EDS) across the health and social care sector.
Shared parental leave and flexible working
Comment, opinion and information around shared parental leave and flexible working.
Supporting Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) to embed workforce equality
NHS Employers is highlighting the equalities responsibilities of new clinical commissioining groups (CCGs) as they move towards assuming their new statutory responsibilities by 2013/14.
Briefings and guidance
This page includes details of the written Briefings and guidance documents produced by the NHS Employers' equality and diversity team.
Dress codes and discrimination
The following advice on dress codes was drafted by NHS Employers in partnership with Beachcroft Wansborough solicitors.
Wearing face veils in the workplace
The latest guidance on wearing full face veils, such as the burqa and the niqab, by Muslim women.
Workforce Disability Equality Standard
The Workforce Disability Equality Standard will be introduced for all NHS trusts from April 2018.
Employing people in the NHS with learning disabilities
Help and guidance and useful resources to support NHS organisations with employing people with learning disabilities.
Experience of disabled staff working in the NHS
In April 2014 NHS Employers came together with Disabilities Rights UK to look at the issue of workplace experience and staff with disabilities.
Improved outcomes for LGBT staff at Morecambe Bay
In this new case study University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay share how its Towards Inclusion Programme has introduced positive change for their LGBT workforce.
University of York launch state of the art research on LGBT networks
In the first in a series of blogs Dr Anna Einarsdóttir a senior lecturer at University of York talks about the new research project she will lead on LGBT networks.
LGBT employee networks under the microscope
08 / 2 / 2017 10.30am
Contributed by: Dr Anna Einarsdottir
Dr Anna Einarsdóttir talks about working in partnership with NHS Employers and others to research LGBT employee networks within the NHS.
We are gay history
01 / 2 / 2017 9.30am
Contributed by: Tracy Myhill
Tracy Myhill, chief executive, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust talks about her own personal experience and her involvement in helping the LGBT community.
No more awkward silences - opening the door to open conversations
Contributed by: Patrick Price
Patrick Price, general manager and equality and diversity lead at Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust tells us how the trust has improved levels of job satisfaction among their LGBT workforce.
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