22 April 2016
AWP shortlisted for an excellence award
As Dr Seuss once said "Be who you are and
say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those
who matter don't mind."
We agree, and in recognition of our ongoing commitment to
equality and diversity we have reached the finals of a national
The Excellence in Diversity Award (EiDA) acknowledges all types
of organisations and individual practitioners for championing
diversity and promoting inclusion in the workplace. Our Trust has
been shortlisted for the 'Diverse Company Award' in the Public
"This nomination is great news" said AWP's Equality &
Diversity Advisor. "I have been out and about meeting teams
and colleagues, and we have a diverse workforce, with people from
all sorts of backgrounds bringing their experiences, different
skills and talents to their work."
The nomination means that AWP is now featured in EiDA's Top 50
Inclusive UK Employers. The awards ceremony takes place in Leeds on
the 12th May. We'll let you know how we get on.
Our Trust aims to treat people as individuals, respecting and
valuing their diversity. Equality and diversity is at the core of
our care and is crucial in delivering quality services.
If you want to know more about equality and diversity across our
Trust email firstname.lastname@example.org