Winners of Northern Ireland Equality and Diversity Awards 2018 Announced –  Awards recognise and celebrate diversity in the workplace

The winners of the Northern Ireland Equality and Diversity Awards 2018 were recently announced (23 March 2018) at Titanic Belfast.

The awards provide companies with an opportunity to showcase their commitment to advocating equality and diversity in their organisations.  They are organised by Legal-Island, a local independent workplace compliance company, in association with NICVA and sponsored by Jones Cassidy Brett and Diamond Recruitment.

Jones Cassidy Brett sponsored the Best Employer for Diversity and Equality in Northern Ireland – Small Company which was won by the Northern Ireland Office.

The firm also sponsored Best Employer for Diversity and Equality in Northern Ireland – Large Company which was won by Clanmil Housing Association. Deloitte was highly commended.

As a firm which is renowned for its expertise in employment and equality law Jones Cassidy Brett were delighted to sponsor the awards and remarked on the innovation within the winning applicants

“We are seeing employers taking the initiative and being innovative in their approach to equality and diversity in the workplace. They are going beyond mere compliance with legal obligations are championing diversity, supporting their employees and leading the way in terms of best practice. It is fantastic to see. Well done to all the applicants.”

Pictures of the event and details of all the winners can be found at: https://www.facebook.com/pg/LegalIsland/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10156308312318464