Disability History Month

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Disability Inclusion

Wednesday 7 December

Live at the Shard Town Hall Area and streamed over Teams

Time: 12.00 – 13.00

The session will cover:

  • Understanding disabilities and what businesses can do to better support colleagues
  • An in sight into the Enable Network
  • Panel session
  • The future of disability inclusion at Mitie

Microsoft Accessibility Solutions Training

Monday 12 December

Hosted by Microsoft via Teams

Time: 11.00 – 12.00

This course will show you how you can achieve more with the built-in accessibility tools and features in Microsoft technologies. It will focus on features and customizable settings for hearing, sight, and neurodiverse needs, as well as for those that wish to be more inclusive while creating content.

Wellness Action Planner

Monday 19 December 

Teams

Time: 12.00 – 12.30

Wellness action plans are a great way to have a conversation with your manager about your health and wellbeing and what support you might need at work to help you thrive.

Join this session to learn all about creating your own action plan to keep you well.

Competition Time

With 3x £25 Amazon vouchers up for grabs, simply correctly answer all the questions right.

All correctly answered quiz responses will go into a draw where 3 lucky winners will be randomly selected.

Closing date for entries is 31 December

Winners announced 16 January 2023

 

Take our quiz here

Listen

Network Podcast: An Introduction to Special Educational Needs (SEN)

Join the Enable and Parents & Carers Networks as they discuss Special Educational Needs (SEN).

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Help design our new logo

We are looking for some inspirational design ideas to be considered for the new *Enable Network logo.

If you are feeling creative and would like to put forward a design idea for consideration, please send your artwork to EDI@mitie.com by 9th January 2023 for consideration.

Your design should incorporate Mitie’s Brand Guidelines which can be found here. The Logo will be used both internally and externally to promote the network.

*Please note, if your design is chosen there may be a need to adapt your design to meet certain organisational criteria.

Download our Materials

Add our Email Signature to your Outlook and use our Teams Background throughout the month.

 

Download here

Update your Diversity data

Please update your diversity data on People Hub.

Updating your data will help create an inclusive culture where everyone can be their true self’s. We want to create an environment where you feel safe and supported.

A crib sheet on how to update your data can be found here.

Update your diversity data here

Join our Diversity Networks

At Mitie, supporting people is about much more than providing the tools colleagues need to do their jobs – we strive to create an inclusive, supportive culture that celebrates exceptional people in a workforce of 155 different nationalities

Our six diversity networks are available for any colleagues to join and influence positive change across Mitie. They focus on: women in the workplace; race and ethnicity; disability; sexuality; carers and ex-military personnel.

Find out more and how to join

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