At BlueScope our success comes from ourpeople. We choose to treat each other with trust and respect.
We understand that the range of perspectives that result from having adiverse and inclusive workplace will strengthen BlueScope’s capability for continued and sustained business success.
We know that a talented and capable workforce is a competitive advantage.
To build on this advantage we will strive to hire, develop, promote and retain the most qualified people available at all levels – people who reflect the diversity of our customers, markets and the communities in which we operate.
BlueScope recognises and values the different skills, perspectives and backgrounds that our employees bring to the Company.
At BlueScope,diversity is about having a workplace where differences are respected and valued.These differences can include ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation,age,physical abilities, family status, experience,perspective, religious beliefs and other ideologies.
A diverse and inclusive workplace will ensure that we have a better business, a better place to work, and a better future for all us, our customers and our communities.
We also recognise that an inclusive environment and culture will attract,encourage and develop a talented, diverse,capable and engaged workforce.
The key principles that underpin our approach to Diversity are:...More
The way we apply these principles is through a combination of:
In order to improve the diversity of our workforce we will set ourselves objectives that will be clearly stated, measurable, and achievable over a period of time. These objectives will be approved each year by the Board. We will disclose the results of our achievements against these objectives in the annual report...More
To achieve this, we continue to develop and implement strategies, initiatives and programs around recruitment, retention, development and improving awareness of diversity. We will monitor, review and report on our progress to the Board twice a year.
BlueScope has established a Diversity Council which is chaired by the CEO and Managing Director. The Council is responsible for promoting diversity as a key strategic business driver, developing and recommending strategies and programs, monitoring compliance with this policy, setting measurable objectives and reviewing progress against them.
Additionally, the business units have dedicated diversity committees and networks to implement initiatives that support specific business needs.
Management is responsible for providing leadership and implementing initiatives to achieve our Diversity objectives.Pack Up
Management will report to the Board in relation to:
The Board will at least annually review and approve the measurable objectives for achieving diversity, and assess progress in achieving these objectives.
The Board will ensure that appropriate disclosures are made in the Annual Report regarding Diversity in compliance with the Corporate Governance Principles and recommendations of the ASX Corporate Governance Council.Pack Up