At Woolworths Group, we value diversity and recognise the importance of our teams reflecting the communities we serve.
Celebrating diversity in all its forms is part of creating a vibrant and inclusive place to work; where everyone can bring their whole selves to work and our LGBTI community are supported and respected. As a diverse team, we can create better experiences together, each and every day.
In recognition of the growing movement to address LGBTI issues and equality in the workplace, Woolworths has a made a commitment that we we will 'Achieve Gold Tier employer status in Australian Workplace Equality Index for LGBTI inclusion' by 2020. This index evaluates and benchmarks LGBTI inclusivity and we are working hard to achieve this goal.
Proud at Woolworths Group Network
Our Proud network exists to create a supportive environment across Woolworths Group for our team who identify as LGBTI or who are supporting allies of the community. Proud is made up of 1600 individuals and growing, who believe in diversity, acceptance and equality in the workplace.
Wear It Purple Day
Recognised across Woolworths Group, ‘Wear it Purple Day’ is a day where our stores can celebrate diversity. Wear it Purple Day is about letting our LGBTI peers know that they are supported and respected.