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We support local employers in the West of England to increase diversity in the workplace.

We know that people with a learning difficulty, and autistic people, make hard working and enthusiastic employees. With the right support, they bring new skills, talents and perspectives to their employers.

Businesses that are ‘Disability Confident’ in West of England include:

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WECILE Employers Logo
UWE Bristol Employers Logo
TLT Employers Logo
EDF Hinkley Point Employers Logo
NHS Bristol Employers Logo
Brandon Live Free Learning Disability Charity Employers Logo
Burges Salmon Employers Logo
BroadWalk Shipping Centre Bristol Employers Logo
Bristol Energy Employers Logo
National Careers Service Employers Logo
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Increasing diversity

According to the British Association for Supported Employment (BASE), employing a diverse workforce can enhance a company’s reputation, lead to innovation in products and services and can be a great way to demonstrate corporate social responsibility in employment.

Increasing diversity

According to the British Association for Supported Employment (BASE), employing a diverse workforce can enhance a company’s reputation, lead to innovation in products and services and can be a great way to demonstrate corporate social responsibility in employment.

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Benefits of increasing diversity in the workplace include:

  • creating a dedicated, hardworking workforce
  • lower staff turnover
  • reduced sickness
  • better staff reliability
  • increased customer loyalty
  • improved staff morale
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What we offer

Our team of navigators work with local employers in the West of England to diversify their workplace by providing:

  • expert information, advice and guidance
  • support throughout the recruitment process
  • access to training and development opportunities
  • an additional point of contact between employer and employee
  • dynamic solutions if problems arise

Our team can help you to:

  • find the right candidate for your vacancies
  • manage the recruitment process
  • support your staff
  • learn about equality and diversity issues, including access and facilities
  • raise awareness in the workplace
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WE WORK for Everyone is funded by the European Social Fund, DWP and West of England Local Authorities.