INFRA Skills Support International Day of Persons With Disabilities 2021

What is International Day of Persons With Disabilities? When the United Nations General Assembly passed resolution 47/3 in 1992, it agreed that everyone should recognise the International Day of Persons With Disabilities (IDPWD) every year. In all areas of society and development, the General Assembly wants to protect the rights and wellbeing of people with […]

INFRA Skills Wins Pioneering Equality Award

INFRA Skills were awarded the Social Value for Future Generations ‘Pioneering Equality’ Award, alongside sister company, RSS Infrastructure (RSSI), at the Social Value Portal 2021 Award Ceremony on Thursday 18th November 2021. What is the National Social Value Measurement Framework? The National Social Value Measurement Framework (or National TOMs for short) – is a method […]

INFRA Skills Support World Mental Health Day 2021

World Mental Health Day 2021

Promoting World Mental Health Day 2021 Our focus for World Mental Health Day 2021 is on how you can promote mental health in the workplace. First, we want to know if your mental health seems to have an impact on your job. The answer is an emphatic yes. Your mental health influences your actions, as […]

INFRA Skills Commitment To Railway Mental Health Charter

Railway Mental Health Charter

What is the Railway Mental Health Charter? INFRA Skills has signed the Railway Mental Health Charter to promote the reduction of mental health stigma and improve workplace behaviours. The Railway Mental Health Charter is a framework for rail businesses to use to promote, manage, and support the mental health of their employees. The charter, which […]

We Support Samaritans Awareness Day 2021

Samaritans Awareness Day

What is Samaritans Awareness Day? Every year in July, Samaritans branches in the UK and Republic of Ireland hold local events to raise awareness that Samaritans are here to listen to anyone who’s struggling to cope, at any time of the day or night. The campaign titled ‘Samaritans Awareness Day’ or ‘Talk To Us Campaign’ […]

EDI Charter Launched To Support Sector Diversity

EDI Charter

What is the EDI Charter? 6 November 2020: The Railway Industry Association (RIA) and Women in Rail (WR) have launched a Charter to champion equality, diversity and inclusion in the UK railway industry. The joint ‘Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Charter’ is a commitment to work together to build a more balanced higher performing sector and […]

INFRA Skills Support ‘My Whole Self’ Day

Bring your whole self to work – wherever that may be. In 2020 employers like INFRA Skills believe we shouldn’t have to leave parts of our identity behind – be that our cultural or ethnic background, sexuality, or health – when we work. When we’re empowered to be our ‘whole self’ at work we can […]

INFRA Skills Sign The Building Mental Health Charter

Furthering their commitment to raising Mental Health issues awareness in the infrastructure sector, Auctus Management Group Ltd, and subsidiary business; INFRA Skills have signed the ‘Building Mental Health Charter’. Building Mental Health’s goals are to encourage the industry to engage and embrace the mental health agenda, make best practices and information readily and wherever possible […]

INFRA Skills Support ‘Human Rights Day’

Human rights Day

Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10th December – the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR): a milestone document proclaiming the inalienable rights which everyone is inherently entitled to as a human being regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, language, political or other […]

INFRA Skills Show Support For World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

INFRA Skills supports World Mental Health Day which gives us the opportunity to talk about mental health and try to reduce the stigma that seems to surround it. The theme for this year is ‘Suicide and Suicide Prevention,’ and with 800,000 people worldwide taking their own lives each year, it’s important to encourage those who […]

INFRA Skills Listed in Innovation 50 Report

Innovation 50 Report

Mills & Reeve, a Midlands law company, has published a report listing 50 of the region’s most creative businesses as part of its biennial “Innovation 50” campaign, which honours the region’s R&D royalty, industry pioneers, and rising stars. The report highlights innovative success stories from across the region and features 50 businesses across five categories: […]

Group Achieves Disability Confident Leader Award

Group Achieves Disability Confident Leader

Auctus Management Group, which includes INFRA Skills, is proud to have been awarded Disability Confident Leader status. The Disability Confident initiative is a Government scheme created by the Department for Work & Pensions that supports employers around the UK, making the most of the talents disabled people can bring to the workplace. Commitment to Disability […]