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NHS Employers offers NHS organisations a comprehensive range of events, seminars and conferences to share best practice, get informed and network with colleagues.
The workforce productivity and efficiency challenge
02 / 2 / 2017 10am - 02 / 2 / 2017 4pm
Attend this NHS Employers and Capsticks clinically focused event, where NHS Improvement senior clinical leaders will engage with the NHS HR directors community.
North Social Partnership Forum Meeting
20 / 1 / 2017 10am - 20 / 1 / 2017 3.30pm
A meeting of the North of England Social Partnership, focusing on system change and commissioning decisions.
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.
Inclusive Leadership in the NHS
Listen to our new podcast on inclusive leadership in the NHS and hear leading experts talk about the benefits of a diverse and inclusive workplace for both staff and patients.
Accessible information standard - have your say
NHS England is reviewing the accessible information standard to assess the impact and to make sure it is fit for purpose.
Play the long game: Motherhood and work is a game of chess
05 / 1 / 2017 8am
Contributed by: Lisa Unwin
In this blog, Lisa Unwin from the organisation She's Back, shares her career tips for women with children, and why you can draw parallels between motherhood and a game of chess.
HIV stigma: not retro, just wrong
01 / 12 / 2016 8am
Contributed by: Charlie Alderwick
To support World Aids Day on 1 December, the National AIDS Trust has written a blog about a new campaign to put HIV stigma firmly in the past.
My journey to becoming an equality champion
11 / 11 / 2016 3.30pm
Contributed by: Katie Cornhill
A truly inspiring blog from Katie Cornhill, a firefighter and former Royal Marine Commando about her journey to finally live in her true gender, and the challenges and barriers she had to overcome.
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