Equality Consulting’s Principal, Mary-Ann Nossent has worked in the equality field for the last 15 years, in both employed and voluntary capacities. She is an expert in equality diversity & inclusion delivering consultancy, equality audits and training. Mary-Ann is a Board member of the Institute of Equality and Diversity Professional (IEDP), and member of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, (CIPD), and the Centre for Accessible Environments (CAE).
Working across the country on equality projects, covering the protected characteristics identified by the Equality Act 2010 and Equality and Human Rights Commission.
Mary-Ann has worked on the South East Equality Network (SEEN), an organisation funded by SEEDA to raise standards within the voluntary sector . The group seeks to influence policy and be a collective ‘voice’ for equality, diversity and human rights in the South East Region. She has worked with directors and senior staff to develop equality policies, and with employees who deal with members of the public and potential clients in all methods of communication.
Mary-Ann has undertaken in excess of 200 access audits in different types of organisations including: private companies, charities, housing associations, places of worship, training, conference suites, rights of way and outside spaces.