Inclusive talent provider Equal Approach has appointed Janice Henson as Director of Embedding Inclusion, with the objective of building on the firm’s success in developing and delivering global inclusion programmes.
Janice joins Equal Approach with a wealth of experience within the recruitment industry and the inclusion arena, having enjoyed a commercially diverse career spanning over two decades
Janice has spent the last 18 months as the Head of Skills and Talent at Guidant Group, where she was instrumental in the organisation securing Disability Confident Leader (Level 3) Status. Prior to joining Guidant Group, she progressed through various roles at de Poel Group and while there was recognised as a Regional Finalist for the Woman in Business Awards 2015, and was highly commended for the Business Disability Forum’s Executive Disability Champion Award in 2015.
Janice’s background is in recruitment, having started her early career as a recruitment consultant in a UK top five high street agency, where she progressed to a regional manager role as a result of her hard work, dedication and commitment to getting people into work.
Dawn Milman-Hurst, chief executive at Equal Approach, said: “It’s with great pleasure that we announce Janice’s appointment as Director of Embedding Inclusion at Equal Approach. Her wealth of experience, industry knowledge and credibility in this industry, along with her passion for inclusion and equality across all strands makes her a key addition to the Equal Approach team. I’m confident that Janice will play a significant role in the development of our extensive range of inclusion solutions, and her appointment will support us to continue to deliver leading inclusion programmes for our clients during this period of growth.”
Janice added: “I am excited to start a new challenge with Equal Approach and look forward to working with the team to further develop their already extensive range of inclusion solutions. I am fortunate to be joining such a well-respected organisation within the industry that prides itself on top quality service.”
Equal Approach is a global specialist provider of inclusive talent and solutions, and is at the forefront of delivering leading edge inclusion programs. Our work primarily focuses on measuring and embedding inclusion within organisations, and the attraction, recruitment, retention, recognition and promotion of diverse talent.