Lancashire Care has been
shortlisted for the Excellence in Diversity Awards!
LANCASHIRE Care NHS Foundation Trust's
Equality and Diversity lead has been shortlisted for the Head of Diversity and
Inclusions Award, at 1 of the UK's most anticipated diversity awards.
Emma Allen, Equality and Diversity Lead has successfully been shortlisted for
the 'Head of Diversity and Inclusion' at this year's Excellence in
Diversity Awards, for her work in showing leadership, commitment and motivation
and driving the diversity agenda throughout an organisation and the wider
community. Emma is 1 of 5 people shortlisted, recognised for their hard
work, passion and devotion to the equality, diversity and inclusion agenda
through the promotion of all strands of diversity including:- age, disability,
gender identity, sexual orientation, race, faith, religion and culture.
This year's Excellence in Diversity Awards will recognise and celebrate all of
those who put diversity at the heart of everything they do and go above and
beyond the call of duty to improve the lives of others in their communities and
workplaces around them and will include a host of performances, inspirational
stories and special guests.
Emma Allen, Equality and Diversity lead at Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
said:- "I am so proud to be shortlisted for this award, especially because
I absolutely love my job! Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust is committed to
diversity and inclusion and I am enthusiastically supported by our Board, our
Equality and Diversity Champions all over the organisation, and Jo Harrison who
works alongside me. It's a privilege to have our work recognised by Excellence
in Diversity and we are really looking forward to meeting and learning from
fellow shortlisted nominees."
Paul Sesay, Chief Executive of the Excellence in Diversity Awards said:-
"In difficult and challenging times, using the talent of a diverse workforce is
more important than ever. Considering the diversity of your workforce and
fostering an inclusive working environment can bring business benefits and
provide a market advantage.
The Excellence in Diversity Awards continue to be an exceptional way to
celebrate the courageous actions of individuals and organisations, who are
already striving for inclusion. Let's celebrate the tremendous feats of our
incredible shortlisted nominees. Congratulations to all!"
To view the full list of shortlisted nominees, please visit the Excellence in
website. The winners will be
announced the prestigious black tie ceremony at The Midland Hotel, Manchester, on
30 November 2017.