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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Programme Manager

Hinxton, Essex, United Kingdom, British Pound . GBP British Pound . GBP - Annual Annual, Not specified


Salary in the region of£35,642- £43,127 (Grade 2) dependent on skills and experience, plus excellent benefits

Permanent Contract

The Wellcome Sanger Institute is one of the leading centres of genomic discovery and understanding. We lead collaborations across the globe to provide foundations for further research and transformative healthcare innovations.

Our global reputation for excellence is strengthened by our commitment to developing and maintaining a forward-looking organisation where staff from all backgrounds can thrive. By striving to promote and maintain a diverse, inclusive and stimulating workplace, we are celebrating and valuing our staff for their differences in thought, background, experience and perspectives.

We are looking for an experienced, proactive and highly-organised Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Programme Manager to support our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Team to deliver an ambitious and progressive programme of activity, including progressing and elevating our Athena SWAN Bronze Award.

The successful candidate will become an active member of our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Forum, Athena SWAN Operational Group and Campus-wide Equality in Science Working Group. You will organise a range of events as part of our Equality in Science programme, produce and present statistics to monitor the impact of change and use social science tools to better understand the scientific society relating to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion issues. You will be a creative thinker, have the ability to juggle priorities, be able to liaise with a wide range of people, assimilate information and build effective working relationships quickly.

  • Sex-Science
  • Athena Swan
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The Wellcome Sanger Institute is a charitably funded research centre and committed to training the next generation of genome scientists. Focused on understanding the role of genetics in health and disease and a world leader in the genomic revolution, our mission is to use genome sequences to advance understanding of human and pathogen biology in order to improve human health. We aim to provide results that can be translated into diagnostics, treatments or therapies that reduce global health burdens. Our science is large-scale and organised into Programmes, led by our Faculty who conceive and deliver our science, and supported by our Scientific Operations teams responsible for all data production pipelines at the Institute.

OurCampus: Set over 125 acres, the stunning and dynamic Wellcome Genome Campus is the biggest aggregate concentration of people in the world working on the common theme of Genomes and BioData. It brings together a diverse and exceptional scientific community, committed to delivering life-changing science with the reach, scale and imagination to pursue some of humanity\'s greatest challenges.

Genome Research Limited is an Equal Opportunity employer. As part of our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion and promoting equality in careers in science, we hold an Athena SWAN Bronze Award and have an active Equality, Diversity and Inclusion programme of activity. We will consider all applicants without discrimination on grounds of disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law.We are open to a range of flexible working options including part-time or full-time employment as well as flexible hours due to caring or other commitments.

PleaseincludeacoveringletterandCVwithyourapplication.Closing date: 9th September 2018

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Hinxton, Essex, United Kingdom
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British Pound . GBP British Pound . GBP - Annual Annual