Katherine Wilson

Head of Employers, Carers

Katherine Wilson

Head of Employers, Carers

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Katherine Wilson, Head of Employers, Carers

Katherine is Head of Employment at Carers UK where she leads the work of the charity’s business forum, Employers for Carers (EfC).  EfC is a growing service for employers committed to supporting the rising number of workers who are caring for older, ill or disabled relatives or friends. Sustained by the specialist knowledge of Carers UK, it provides practical help for employers and promotes the business benefits of supporting carers.

Katherine’s expertise is in the field of employment and equality (policy and practice) where she has worked within the private, public and voluntary sectors. On joining Carers UK in 2007 she worked on the development of EfC and was its initial manager when it launched as an employer membership forum in 2009.  On its 10th anniversary (in 2019) EfC launched Carer Confident, a UK-wide employer benchmarking scheme dedicated to carer support.

 

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