Everyone Matters Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Manager

Post:                  Everyone Matters – Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Manager

Service Unit:    Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (but with joint corporate responsibilities)

Location:          Flexible but based from Cleveland Community Safety Hub, Hemlington

Contract:          Permanent

Salary:              £34,614 - £41,745 (PO4 – 8)

Hours:               Full Time 37 hours per week

Do you want to drive forward change within Equality, Diversity and Inclusion?

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland and Chief Constable of Cleveland Police seek to appoint an enthusiastic individual who has the ability to think strategically and innovatively in matters relating to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).


This is an exciting but challenging opportunity, where you will play a lead role in the development and delivery of the organisation’s Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Programme.

Having a strong background in equality the role will use programme management methods to plan and deliver a range of cultural and organisational change initiatives, ensuring appropriate monitoring of progress and outcomes.


Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential as the role will be required to engage and facilitate discussion and decision within Cleveland Police and with partners externally. You will be confident and work flexibly in dealing with sensitive issues and challenging environments.


Applicants will be educated to degree level or equivalent and have sound knowledge and understanding of current Equality, Diversity and Inclusion practices and strategies. A keen and demonstrable interest in issues affecting people from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups is essential.

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Application forms should be completed on the Cleveland Police E/Recruitment system no later than 11.55 pm on the specified closing date.  For an informal discussion and to find out more about the role, please contact Liz Byrne, Programme Director on Tel: 01642 301215


Cleveland Police is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010. All appointments will be made on merit.

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Contract Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing Date: 29/09/2019
Salary: £34,614 - £41,745
Contract Type: Permanent
Location Based: Flexible but based from Cleveland Community Safety Hub