External Recognition and Rewards

Published 01/07/2020   |   Last Updated 21/01/2021   |   Reading Time minutes

We realise the importance of celebrating the success of both our employees and their teams. Every achievement requires precious time and effort in order to be realised. It’s vital that our employees and their teams are appreciated for their input.
We are proud to support the Senedd Commission, knowing that our expertise helps to support the Members of the Senedd in their vital roles to represent the people of Wales.

Here are some of the awards the Senedd Commission has achieved as an employer and some of the some of the initiatives we support:

Stonewall logo We are a member of Stonewall's Diversity Champions Network and have been recognised in Stonewall's Workplace Equality Index as one of the Top UK Employers for lesbian, gay, bi and trans (LGBTQ+) people each year since 2009. We have been ranked as the top public sector organisation in Wales for a number of years, been successively included in the Top 10 UK organisations too and were awarded the most LGBTQ+ inclusive organisation in the UK in 2018. We have been named a Top Trans employer and our LGBTQ+ staff network has been previously named the best in Wales. We have also been named by Stonewall as a Star Performer organisation due to our consistency at the top of the Index



We have achieved the Action on Hearing Loss Louder Than Words charter mark for supporting staff and visitors who are deaf or have a hearing loss. We have also been awarded Excellent Wales awards by Action for Hearing Loss Cymru as an exemplar organisation.



We have been recognised as one of The Times / Opportunity Now Top 50 Employers for Women.



We also have Age Employer Champion Status and have been recognised as a Disability Confident employer by the Department for Work and Pensions





We are committed to providing a family-friendly working environment and have been ranked in the Top Ten UK employers, accredited by the Top Employers for Working Families organisation, an industry-recognised bench marker for good practice when it comes to providing a working environment that allows for a positive work/life balance. 




We have received the Investors in People Platinum Standard, recognition from the international mark of global excellence.



We have been awarded the National Autism Society Access Award. This recognition shows our commitment to making sure that our buildings are accessible to visitors with autism and that our staff have been trained to welcome them.