Stonewall Scotland’s Diversity Champions Programme is Britain’s best practice employers forum for sexual orientation and gender identity equality, diversity and inclusion.
Currently working with 750 members across public, private and third sectors employing almost a quarter of the UK workforce.
Features of membership
Expertise and resources
- Dedicated point of contact - An allocated client account manager with knowledge of best practice in your sector and region.
- Policy review – Ensure policies use inclusive terminology and are communicated to all staff effectively.
- Free seminar series – Held in locations across the UK to share emerging innovative thought leadership and practical solutions.
- Regular updates – Receive copies of Stonewall research and good practice guides.
- Networking opportunities – Build your personal network with over 750 organisations and collaborate on new ideas and initiatives.
Visibility and Branding
- Stonewall Diversity Champions branding – use our logo in your internal and external messaging to demonstrate a clear commitment to LGBT equality.
- Feature in Stonewall's Starting Out Careers Guide – Raise your profile as an employer of choice in the professional LGBT careers guide, available online with 10,000 distributed in hard copy across the UK.
- Proud Employers – Reach out to a wider talent pool by advertising on the UK’s only professional LGBT job site, exclusive to Diversity Champions. New members get five free job listings each, worth over £500.
Strategy and Benchmarking
- Workplace Equality Index - Use our definitive benchmarking tool to assess your organisation’s progress on LGBT equality against Stonewall’s best practice and others in your sector.
- Whilst the Index is free to enter to any UK employer, Diversity Champion members benefit from support throughout the submission process and a tailored feedback meeting, to plan out your next steps.
- Workshop design and facilitation – Awareness raising sessions for all staff or targeted groups
- Workplace Conferences – keep up to date at our annual London, Edinburgh, Cardiff and Leeds Conferences. 30% discount for members.
- Leadership Programme – 30% discount for successful applicants to Stonewall’s annual flagship programme for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans leaders
Join now by calling the Membership Programmes Team on 0131 474 8019