The Equality Act 2010
All Schools are required to understand how the Equality Act affects them and how to fulfil their duties under the act. The government guidance below has been used when planning Field House's Equality Information and Objectives. Please click the links to view these.
It is against the law to discriminate against someone because of a protected characteristic.
What are protected characteristics?
- gender reassignment
- marriage and civil partnership
- pregnancy and maternity
- religion or belief
- sexual orientation
You are protected under the Equality Act 2010 from these types of discrimination.