Scottish Top Employers for Working Families Awards
2017 Finalists announced!
The Scottish Top Employers for Working Families Awards brought to you by Family Friendly Working Scotland celebrate progressive employers that have successfully embedded family friendly and flexible working practices. The awards recognise best practice, innovation and sustainability.
The categories recognises Scotland’s outstanding employers of all sizes, which have created jobs and working environments in which employees can thrive and achieve excellence:
Best Large Private Sector Employer
Best small and medium enterprise employer
Best public sector employer
Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE)
Independent Living Fund Scotland (ILF Scotland)
Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park
North Ayrshire Council
University of the West Scotland
West Dunbartonshire Council
Best third sector employer
The Carers Scotland best for carers and eldercare
Best for innovation in family friendly and flexible working
Winners will be announced at a sparkling afternoon tea on 9th March 2017 at The Lighthouse, Glasgow and will feature Jackie Kay MBE, the National Poet for Scotland and Bob Keiller, Chairman of Scottish Enterprise as our special speakers. All finalist organisations will be offered complimentary attendance at this event.
The Judging Panel for the Scottish Top Employers for Working Families Awards 2017
Sarah Jackson OBE, CEO, Working Families
Hugh Aitken, Director, Confederation of Business Industry Scotland (CBI Scotland)
Bonnie Clarke, Director of Scotland, Badenoch and Clark
Ann Henderson, Women's Officer, STUC
John McLeish, Chairman of The Scottish Tartans Authority and Senior Human Resources Expert
Craig Morris, Policy Lead, Scottish Government