The Stonewall Workplace Equality Index (WEI) is an evidenced-based benchmarking process which enables the OU to review and evaluate its achievements and progress on LGBT equality in the workplace in areas such as: policy, staff engagement, community engagement and career development.
According to Stonewall: The highest performing organisations are celebrated as Stonewall Top 100 employers, enhancing their brand as an employer and service provider of choice.
We are delighted to announce that The Open Univesity has participated in the 2016 Stonewall Workplace Equality Index. Our submission outlined our LGBT activities and achievements for 2014/2015.
Some of our achievements include:
Having been through the WEI process, we have identified a number of areas on which we could build, to further enhance our LGBT work. In the coming year we will continue to work towards: