Decision - Our People Promise - An Update

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Our People Promise - An Update

Decision Maker: Policy, Resources & Growth Committee

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To update PR&G on progress with Our People Promise, the staff survey results and seeking endorsement for further work to improve our employer offer and the culture of the organisation


RESOLVED: That the Committee –


(i)            Noted progress made over the last 12 months in implementing Our People Promise.


(ii)          Approved the continuing programme of work on the council’s offer to its staff.


(iii)         Agreed that consistent with the City Council’s long-standing commitment to a City of Sanctuary for refugees, the ‘Our People Promise’ is developed to explore effective methods to support the recruitment of refugee communities. Such work could also involve working with local community and diaspora groups to identify and address barriers refugees may face in council recruitment processes.

Report author: Alison Mcmanamon

Publication date: 11/07/2019

Date of decision: 11/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 11/07/2019 - Policy, Resources & Growth Committee

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