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HR Forum: Supporting diversity and inclusion in the workplace

HR Forum

The HR Forums are run by East Midlands Chamber in partnership with BRM Solicitors and provides a platform for HR Professionals to get industry updates, share best practice and network with like-minded delegates.

On the day there will be a number of providers who can provide a range of support including DWP with their Disability Confident Support, and Access to Work, and Derbyshire’s Healthy Workplaces and Disability Employment Service.

In addition to this there will be an update on Health and Wellbeing practices for the workplace and a “need to know” Employment Law update from BRM Solicitors together with how to help reduce absence and promote positive mental health in the workplace.


8.30am – Registrations teas and coffee

9.00am – Welcome from Lucy Robinson, Director of Resources, East Midlands Chamber

9.20am – The Labour Market challenge – Andrew Marsh, Head of Employment and Skills, Derbyshire County

9.30am – Health Workplaces – Derbyshire County Council

9.50am – ‘Disability Confident Scheme’ and ‘Access to Work’ scheme – Emma Borrelli, DWP

10.20am – Employer Case Study – Teresa Waldron, Manager, Deaf-initely Women

10.40am – Health and Wellbeing practices to support employees – Growth Partners plc

11.00am – Promoting positive mental health in the work place and helping reduce long term absence by supporting employees including and Employment law update of what’s new and what is coming in–BRM Solicitors

11.25am – 12.00 – Close

Benefits of attending

  • These forums are for HR Professionals and those working in HR related roles
  • Hear about the current thinking on Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and Access to work
  • Get an updated on the latest changes in employment law and relevant case studies

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Exhibition: Down t'Pit

This exhibition at Chesterfield Museum & Art Gallery explores the local area's rich coal mining history and what life was like for miners.

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Exhibition: Scrum

Chesterfield Rugby Club celebrates their 100th anniversary this year and this exhibition tells the history of this popular sport in our town.

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  • Alfreton Adult Community (ACE) Centre, Derbyshire



  • Free

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