Disability Confident Employer
HEE is proud to showcase our Disability Confident Employee Accreditation. This accreditation affirms our commitment to recruiting and supporting disabled talent and playing our part in addressing the employment gap for disabled people of working age in the UK.
HEE is working in partnership with the Inclusive Employers scheme to build an inclusive workplace for our employees, and to embed equality and diversity into our business practices.
SABRE / Defence Employer Recognition Scheme
HEE has received the Bronze Award from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme. This means that we are open to employing reservists, armed forces veterans, cadet instructors and military spouses/partners.
Stonewall Diversity Champions
HEE is a Stonewall Diversity Champion. This means we are explicitly committed to recruiting and supporting LGBT staff and promoting an inclusive working environment for them.
The Workplace Equality Index, organised by Stonewall, is the definitive benchmarking tool for employers to measure their progress on lesbian, gay, bi and trans inclusion in the workplace. We have recently increased our ranking by 56 places and now rate 256 out of 445 employers.