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GCIL Equality Academy

GCIL Equality Academy is an exciting venture for GCIL, providing training, consultancy and market research services to all sectors.

Supporting and Inspiring Equality

Building on two decades of experience, GCIL Equality Academy delivers a comprehensive package of innovative services with equality at its core.

These include a range of bespoke organisational development services that are tailored to the clients' specific requirements, including:

  • Access Audits
  • Equality Policy Development
  • EqualityTraining
  • Market Research
  • Organisational Development
  • Subscription
  • Employment opportunities for disabled people

All services are delivered by industry experts who have a wealth of knowledge and experience.

Learning and Development Programme October to December 2016

Our Learning and Development Programme addresses issues of strategic interest.  Our courses adopt a holistic and inter-disciplinary approach so that organisational practices are examined coherently and not in isolation.  This ensures a more robust learning and development perspective that promotes critical understanding of relevant issues.

Should you wish to discuss our training courses, please contact equalityacademy@gcil.org.uk or give us a call on 0141 375 0464. Or if you are ready to book, please complete and return the booking form to equalityacademy@gcil.org.uk and we will be in touch.

Courses include:

Professional Careers Graduate Traineeship programme

GCIL Equality Academy also administer the highly successful Professional Careers Traineeship programme which is an innovative and unique national programme that works in partnership with employers to match the ideal candidate with your organisation.

Since 2001 we have matched over 400 disabled people with over 200 organisations, from all sectors across Scotland; with over 85 per cent of participants progressing into further employment or higher education on completion of their placement.

As well as a number of other organisations NHSScotland and the Scottish Government have entered into a partnership with GCIL Equality Academy to provide Graduate Traineeship opportunities to disabled people across Scotland. The key aims of this partnership are:

  • Support disabled people who have experienced severe disadvantage and exclusion into sustainable professional level employment (2 year traineeship)
  • Increase the representation of disabled people in professional training positions across Scotland
  • Provides valuable work experience to help secure permanent employment at the end of the placement

Check our current vacancies

If you require further information on our services please contact a member of GCIL Equality Academy Team:

GCIL Equality Academy
Suite 1.16
Red Tree Business Suites
33 Dalmarnock Road
Glasgow
G40 4LA

Phone: 0141 375 0464

Textphone: 0141 554 6482

Fax: 0141 550 4858

Email: equalityacademy@gcil.org.uk

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GCIL Equality Academy is funded by:

Big Lottery

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