Celebrating LGBT+ role models in the FE sector
To celebrate LGBT History Month, WorldSkills UK brought together senior LGBT+ leaders and allies from across education, business and government to consider the challenges and opportunities faced by young people who identify as LGBT+ in the Further Education (FE) sector.
The discussion focused on how celebrating LGBT+ role models can help create a truly inclusive working and studying environment. The panel highlighted how authentic, out leadership and allies can inspire the next generation and enhance organisational performance. It also outlined the steps needed to fully embed a culture of acceptance, inclusion and respect across the sector