The Academy Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Programme has collaborated with engineering employers to produce a toolkit on inclusive recruitment.  The Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Group (DILG) decided to look at best practice across the engineering sector to help improve the diversity of people who are being recruited into engineering. 

“Any organisation that believes creating a more inclusive and diverse workforce is a business imperative will recognise recruitment as a key enabler. Our aim was to create a tool kit that is particularly relevant to the engineering sector and that is as useful to SMEs as the larger organisations. Whether you wish to overhaul your complete process or are looking for ideas about tackling specific challenges we hope you will find this of practical help.”

Paul Oatham, Global Talent Acquisition Manager, Bechtel


The Clear Company validated the work and groupied the 27 identified areas into five clusters: