ED&I Specialist - 6 month contract

Bath, England
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + full range of benefits
16 Dec 2020
15 Jan 2021
Prim Raymond
Specialist Area
Diversity and Equality
HR Jobs Level
Contract Type
Full Time
ED&I Specialist, up to £35k pa plus benefits, exp. required, 6 mth contract, working remotely in the main

Your new company
This is a well established organisation with social purpose at its heart. Providing affordable homes that help people find security and stability and a positive future. This is one of the largest housing associations in the South West and an expanding house builder, using profits to create more affordable housing for communities. This is a value led organisation which cares about colleagues and their wellbeing and recognise their sense of pride in the work they do to support customers. The organisation owns and manages thousands of properties in the south west. As well as rented housing, they offer support for vulnerable people with thoughtful and effective services, and work to improve their homes and estates and build new places for people to live.

Your new role
The key objective of this position is to implement and embed a strong focus on diversity and inclusion.You'll be creating and delivering a plan to achieve compliance for Equality Impact Assessments (EIAs). You will review the current approach to EIAs and make recommendations for improvements that will deliver a sustainable approach to EIAs for the future. You'll be providing coaching and/or training to EIA owners to ensure they are completed effectively, accurately and deliver value and impact. You'll also train the ED&I steering group to enable them to critically evaluate EIAs submitted for review.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have experience in equality, diversity and inclusion, ideally in the field of EIAs. You'll be up to date on the relevant legislation and how it relates to our sector. You'll be confident directing your own work and have experience of delivering successful outcomes. You will probably also have experience in coaching and/or training delivery. At the same time, you will demonstrate resilience and the desire to work in a challenging environment with the opportunity to really make a difference.

What you'll get in return
Flexible working options available. You will be working form home in the main as long as you able to travel into the office if required.
Along with a competitive salary, you'll also receive:

* A day's leave on your birthday
* 26 days annual leave per year (plus bank holidays)
* Opportunity to earn performance related pay
* Company Pension contribution of up to 10%
* Flexible Benefits including health care, gym membership, buying holiday

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