Age Positive

Age Positive

A term of art referring to the British government’s stated policy of creating diversity at work by ensuring employment of all age groups. Age Positive has produced a Code of Practice which covers six areas of employment: recruitment, selection, promotion, training & development, redundancy and retirement.
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The company is an Age Positive Employer Champion, which means that it has been recognised for its commitment to welcoming applicants of all ages.
I'D like to invite your readers to take part in this year's Age Positive Week.
If you would like an information pack about Age Positive Week, please contact Age Cymru on 029 2043 1555 or email agepositive@agecymru.
Age Positive Week takes place from Sunday, September 25, to Sunday, October 2, and coincides with the United Nations' International Day of Older Persons on October 1.
Contract Awarded for design, development & implementation of the age positive campaign
TOPPING: Domino's " The company is an Age Positive Employer Champion, which means it has been recognised for its commitment to welcoming applicants of all ages.
Anne Seymour, from South Shields, was named on the age positive charity WRVS Gold Age Power List.
In 2003 it was awarded Age Positive Employer Champion Status, one of only 52 companies to receive the award across the UK.
I was an age positive employer long before legislation came in and did not want to lose Archie.
Employers in the Manufacturing sector can benefit from employing older workers and should be doing more to tackle age discrimination, according to research published by Age Positive at the Department for Work and Pensions.
THE organisers of the MOBO awards missed the perfect opportunity to support the Department of Work and Pensions' Age Positive Campaign launched this week.
The Department for Work and Pensions' Age Positive campaign encourages employers to look beyond stereotypical images based on age and instead choose individuals based on skills and abilities alone.