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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 29/03/2022.

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Manager

Job Reference: 284-22-COPR-306

Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust
People & Education Department
Birmingham Children's Hospital
£40,057 to £45,839 pa

If you are Ambitious, Brave and Compassionate there has never been a more exciting time to join our team. Ambitious and proud to provide world-class care everyone who works at Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust team plays an important role in making our hospitals the incredible places they are. Our vision is to build a world leading team to deliver world class care.

Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust are committed to creating the best place to work, where all staff can reach their full potential. We believe in promoting and enhancing inclusion, diversity and equality and welcome and encourage applications from all areas of the community, who meet the criteria for the role, regardless of age, gender, disability, race, religion or sexual orientation. We look forward to receiving your application. BWC is committed to inclusion and diversity. Please ensure that you review the person specification for this post prior to applying as this is what you will be shortlisted against. If you believe your experience means you meet the criteria, please draw this out in your application.

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Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Trust has set some stretching priorities to improve the experience of staff, and particularly those from protected characteristics.

We are looking for someone to take a key role in the Trust in relation to Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion, supporting the Head of EDI to develop the EDI framework. The postholder will be required to provide specialist guidance and information to senior staff, internal networks, and staff side colleagues, as well as supporting all staff, strategic partners, and service users, including patients and carers.

It is essential that the postholder is qualified to degree level in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience, as well as evidence of ongoing CPD with a particular focus on Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging. A working knowledge of equality frameworks and benchmarking along with strong communication skills is essential.

We are actively encouraging individuals from Black, Asian, and diverse communities, people with disabilities and people from the LGBTQ+community to apply for this role.


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