PBIC is committed to providing a supportive and inclusive culture for:
- all those who need our services
- our volunteers
- our staff and
- other stakeholders.
We recognise the positive value of diversity, promoting equality and fairness, and challenging discrimination.
We welcome our legal duties not to discriminate as a service provider and as an employer. We aim to go beyond the narrow scope of legislative compliance and follow best practice, making equality, fairness and diversity a fundamental part of all our activities.We recognise people with different backgrounds, skills, attitudes and experiences bring fresh ideas and perceptions, and we wish to encourage and harness these differences to make our services more relevant and approachable.
PBIC will not discriminate or tolerate discriminatory behaviour on the grounds of race, colour, sex, gender identity, disability, nationality, national or ethnic origin, religion or belief, marital / partnership or family status, caring responsibilities, sexual orientation, age, social class, educational background, employment status, working pattern, trade union membership or any other factor.