Equality and diversity issues are the responsibility of everyone in higher education and so, although most of us are not professionals in these matters, we are often brought face to face with words and phrases with which we may be unfamiliar. This article is concerned with social and political equality in its prescriptive usage, 'equality' is a loaded and 'highly contested' concept. Equality act 2010, part 4 is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 09 october 2018 there are changes that may be brought into force at a future date changes that have been made appear in the content and are referenced with annotations revised legislation carried on this. Equality and diversity relates to a person's human right to be treated as an individual, this gives each person the opportunity to achieve their full potential in life without prejudice and discrimination.
Equality and diversity as a public body, we publish regular information about what our equality objectives are and how we're meeting them equality objectives (at least every 4 years) reports. Equality, diversity and health inequalities each year public bodies, subject to section 149 of the equality act 2010 and the specific equality duties, are required to publish equality information every 4 years, public bodies subject to these duties are also required to publish equality objectives. Equality, diversity and inclusion promoting equality, diversity and inclusion is an integral part of our vision to deliver new knowledge and an enriched, healthier, more sustainable and resilient society and culture, and to contribute to a prosperous economy.
Equality and diversity aims to promote and accept the differences between people in specific, equality is about creating an equal opportunity to ensure individuals or group of individuals are not treated differently because of their characteristics. Educating young people about identities, diversity, equality and human rights helps them learn to respect, celebrate difference and help tackle prejudice and discrimination. The purpose of the course this equality and diversity training course will look at the issues around stereotyping, prejudice and discrimination identify the basic rights that all people should enjoy, the shared values people have, and examine the responsibility that each person and organisation has in ensuring that barriers to participation in society are removed. In 2016, the equality and diversity guidelines were revised as part of the introduction of a new access and inclusion model this revision included the development of a new diversity, equality and inclusion.
25 editions of the magazine first published in 1925, nursery world magazine is essential reading for managers and practitioners involved in delivering early years education and childcare across the private, voluntary and public sectors. Mixed and biased messages that even young children can pick up about sexual orientation are more prevalent and more damaging than many people might think, says anne o'connor. Understanding equality and diversity in the workplace 5th february 2015 in the uk, companies are legally required to adhere to certain practices that ensure discrimination is eliminated and expectations of equality are always met in the workplace. The diversity and inclusion strategy sets out our ambitions for equality and diversity between 2018 and 2025, both in relation to staff and in providing services to the public.
Equality act 2010 is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 07 october 2018 there are changes that may be brought into force at a future date revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date changes and effects are recorded by our editorial team in lists. Xr training's guide to equality & diversity this feature is not available right now please try again later. Equality and diversity is becoming more important in all aspects of our lives and work for a number of reasons: we live in an increasingly diverse society and need to be able to respond appropriately and sensitively to this diversity. You can take part in or start an employee resource group, or volunteer to chair or serve on committees that organize diversity-related events and activities consider becoming a mentor, mentee, or part of a co-mentoring relationship.
The care certificate workbook standard 4 1 equality and diversity, inclusion and discrimination equality is about treating people alike according to their needs you should make sure that. 42 the equality and diversity policy provides a clear framework for translating our policy into action it outlines the responsibilities of the board, ceo, executive team, managers and individuals to comply with the equality act 2010. About us our philosophy is the creation of a more inclusive, creative and adaptable society where everyone is valued for their contribution regardless of age, race, ability, ethnic origin, gender, sexuality or faith.
Our policy commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion slc is committed to creating and sustaining a positive and supportive working environment for its employees as well as offering a customer experience that reflects our vision, mission and values. There is a clear moral, social and economic case for why equality and diversity matter knowing your community and responding to its diverse needs is at the heart of effective public service delivery.