Kate Headley

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CEO, The Clear Company

Kate Headley is a fully qualified HR professional who has followed an early career in the private sector (Marks & Spencer) and the public sector (Manchester City Council) with 15 years in recruitment and diversity. Best known for her passion and expertise in the development of inclusive recruitment, Kate is recognised as one of the leading reviewers of recruitment best practice in the UK. Utilising her expertise, Kate delivers external reviews of recruitment best practice to both public and private sector organisations, as well as developing and implementing bespoke recruitment tool kits, best practice guides and recruitment masterclasses.

Kate is a key member of The Department of Work and Pensions Disability Employer Engagement Steering Group and Director of Consulting for the Disability Clear Kit, an online resource to support employers and intermediaries in the identification and removal of barriers to the recruitment of diverse talent.