About the Special Awards

The Top Employers Special Awards are your chance to tell us about what you do to develop and support flexible and family-friendly working in your organisation. Each year the Special Awards winners are chosen by our panel of expert judges from all the entries. Winning a Special Award is recognition of best practice, innovation and sustainability in each of the individual Award categories, and marks your organisation out as a leader.  Click on the winners tab above to see some of the past Special Award winners.

Register now for your 2017 awards entry pack

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The 2017 Award Categories

Flexible Working

The Direct Line Group Best for Embedded Flexible Working award
The Best for Flexible Working Initiative Award
The Best for Flexible Recruitment Award

Support for Working Parents, Carers and Families

The Centrica Best for Modern Families Award
The Carers UK Best for Carers and Eldercare Award
The Best for All Stages of Motherhood Award
The Best For All Stages of Fatherhood

Innovation and Engagement

The Allen & Overy Best for Innovation Award
The Best for Line Manager Engagement Award

Best in Sector

The Best Large Private Sector Employer Award
The Best Small Employer Award
The Best Public Sector Employer Award
The Best Third Sector Employer Award

Sponsors & Partners:

Lead Sponsor: Click to view Computershare sponsor profile details Click to view Allen & Overy sponsor profile details Click to view Centrica sponsor profile details Click to view Direct Line Group sponsor profile details Click to view Carers UK sponsor profile details Click to view HR magazine sponsor profile details IES