Disability Confident Employer

Cheshire FA Awarded Disability Confident Committed Status

We're proud to have been awarded status for our commitment to inclusive opportunities.

Cheshire FA are delighted and very proud to announce we have been awarded Disability Confident Committed status. 

In being awarded this status, Cheshire FA has highlighted our committed to;

  • Providing inclusive and accessible recruitment
  • Communicating vacancies
  • Offering an interview to disabled people
  • Providing reasonable adjustments
  • Supporting existing employees

CEO, Steve Smithies shared his delight: “We are extremely proud to have been awarded this status through the work we have been doing behind the scenes supporting equality, inclusion and diversity. We have made huge progress with our recruitment process and to have been awarded this status is a show of our commitment to embedding inclusion in all our day to day work at Cheshire FA.”

Football Development Officer for Disability & Inclusion, Dan Landstrom, has been a driving force behind the award and added: “This is an incredibly important status for us as an organisation to have. We are a welcoming and inclusive team at Cheshire FA and we want to be able to provide opportunities for all. We look forward to continuing our work in the months and years ahead to ensure football is accessible for all in Cheshire.”