Black, Minority Ethnic (BME) Network has been established by the Trust for employees, bank staff, volunteers and students regardless of grade, role or contract length. Regular meetings are held once per month, these meetings are open to all including those with a positive interest in driving forward equality within the Trust. The network also has an executive Sponsor who has chosen to champion the network.
The aims of the BME network are:
- To provide a forum for BME network members to discuss, and raise awareness on issues relating to race
- To provide professional support and networking opportunities
- To act as a voice for BME network members offering a source of support and a means of communicating with the Trust about BME issues