Equal Opportunities

Equal Opportunities Policy

Statement of Policy

St Anne’s College welcomes diversity amongst its students, staff and visitors, recognising the particular contributions to the achievement of the College’s aims that can be made by individuals from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences.

In relation to staff, the policy and practice of the College require that all staff are afforded equal opportunities within employment and that entry into employment with the College and the progression within employment will be determined only by personal merit and the application of criteria which are related to the duties of each particular post and the relevant salary structure. In all cases, ability to perform the job is the primary consideration. In accordance with statutory provisions, we provide equal opportunities and are committed to the principle of equality regardless of race, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief or pregnancy and maternity,

In relation to students the College aims to provide education of excellent quality at undergraduate and postgraduate level for students, whatever their background. In pursuit of this aim, the College is committed to using its reasonably endeavours to ensure that all of its activities are governed by principles of equality of opportunity, and that all students are helped to achieve their full academic potential. This statement applies to recruitment and admissions, to the curriculum, teaching and assessment, to welfare and support services, and to staff development and training.

The policy will be implemented in accordance with the appropriate statutory requirements and full account will be taken of all available guidance and in particular any relevant Codes of Practice.

 

Please see Equal Opportunities Policy

Please see here for the 2015/2016 Equality Report