FORTHCOMING EQUALITY EVENTS Making caring visible/Age-inclusive workplaces

IHW is delighted to be offering two short webinars in May and June 2021, focusing on meeting the needs of staff and students with caring responsibilities and making our work and study environments age-inclusive. Do join us if you can! 

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Making caring visible and valued

date Wednesday 09 June 2021
time 10.00 to 11.00am
details To mark Carers Week (07 to 13 June 2021) IHW is delivering this short webinar, aimed at highlighting the challenges faced by staff and student who juggle work and study with caring responsibilities, and the ways in which colleagues, managers and employers can help.

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Age-inclusive workplaces

date Tuesday 18 May 2021
time 2.00 to 3.30pm
details All are welcome to join this webinar delivered by the Athena SWAN Wellbeing of Older Workers (WOW) group in conjunction with Age Scotland. It may be of particular interest to:

  • students and researchers with an interest in older workers
  • staff with line management responsibility for older workers
  • staff working in HR roles
  • older workers themselves
  • anyone who is interested in the changing demographics of the work place. 

WOW co-chairs Nicola McMeekin and Janet Bouttell will chair the webinar with Jonathan Parks and Mike Douglas from Age Scotland entitled Supporting an Ageing Workforce: how you can accelerate age inclusion. There will be a Q and A following the presentation.

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First published: 2 May 2018