Equality and diversity - Scottish Government Jobs

Equality and diversity

Creating an inclusive workplace

We are committed to recruiting a workforce that is representative of Scotland’s diverse population and we are striving to create a workplace where all colleagues feel respected, valued and celebrated, with a strong sense of belonging.

Key benefits include:

  • Joining a diverse and inclusive workforce
  • A dedicated workplace adjustments team supporting staff
  • An Employee Passport scheme, considering personal circumstances and removing barriers to help staff members meet their full potential
  • Active staff diversity networks, allies networks and community groups
  • Inclusive Culture training and annual diversity objectives for all staff
  • A Developing Diverse Leaders Programme
  • An extensive diversity and inclusion curriculum offer
  • Senior staff championing the interests of equality groups
  • A calendar of recognised and celebrated religious and cultural events
  • Consistently high inclusion scores on our staff survey
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We are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader, Stonewall Diversity Champion and the holder of an Investors in People Accreditation.