EKC Schools Trust is committed to equality in both education provision and employment. We aim to ensure that students, parents, Governors, employees, contractors, partners, clients and those who may potentially join the Trust community are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will be positive and proactive about people's differences, and wherever possible, we will identify and remove barriers to inclusion and achievement.
Equality is at the heart of EKC Trust's culture, so whilst we have high standards, we continue to challenge and improve upon what we do; our Equality Objectives identify our focus through to 2025.
These objectives are informed by:
The Trust will review its progress annually at Headteacher Board.
Public Sector Equality Duty
We welcome our duties under the Equality Act 2010, and our objectives further the aims of eliminating discrimination, advancing equality of opportunity, and fostering good relations.