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Defence Employer Recognition Scheme

The Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) encourages employers to support defence and inspire other organisations to do the same.

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The scheme encompasses bronze, silver and gold awards for employer organisations that pledge, demonstrate or advocate support to defence and the armed forces community, and align their values with the Armed Forces Covenant.

Defence Relationship Management.

Published 21 October 2015
Last updated 22 September 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated bronze award holders

  2. Updated ERS Bronze holders

  3. ERS bronze holders updated

  4. ERS 2022 Silver holders updated

  5. ERS Bronze holders updated

  6. 'ERS bronze award holders - 2015 to 2022' updated.

  7. Updated list of Bronze award holders

  8. Updated with 2022 gold winners

  9. Updated bronze award holders

  10. Updated list of Bronze winners

  11. Updated list of Bronze ERS winners

  12. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  13. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  14. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  15. Updated content for: Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.

  16. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

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  20. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  21. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders.

  22. Updated: Defence Employer Recognition Scheme under the headings: 'Silver award' and 'Gold award'.

  23. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders’

  24. Updated organisation name on ERS Silver Award Holder spreadsheet

  25. updated Bronze holder list

  26. updated silver and bronze spreadsheets, updated the link to apply for bronze award

  27. Updated Gold and Bronze excel lists, deleted Bronze spreadsheet from Nov 2020, deleted tips and tricks on writing a citation document

  28. updated Bronze award holder list, deleted two spreadsheets that are outdated and not needed (the bronze award holders updated in november spreadsheet, and the tips and tricks for writing your citations pdf).

  29. "ERS gold award holders - 2021" added.

  30. Updated: Defence Employer Recognition Scheme by adding new heading 'Privacy policy'.

  31. changed the silver award status to closed for nominations

  32. Marked the Gold Award winners nominations as closed.

  33. Updated headings Gold Award and Silver Award in Defence Employer Recognition Scheme html.

  34. Updated: ERS bronze award holders (Updated 16 November 2020).

  35. Updated the Bronze, Silver and Gold award holder lists

  36. Edited the silver awards holder list

  37. updated bronze award holder spreadsheet

  38. updated the excel list of ERS Gold award holders

  39. updated bronze award holders list

  40. Updated one of the criteria under the gold ERS heading.

  41. Updated ERS bronze award holders.

  42. Changed the silver award nominations from open to now closed.

  43. updated the list of Bronze award holders

  44. Update made to whether you can express your organisation' interest in the ERS Gold award.

  45. Updated Bronze ERS award holders

  46. Updated ERS Bronze Award Spreadsheet

  47. Updated ERS Bronze award holders

  48. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders.

  49. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award Holders

  50. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award Holders

  51. Updated the page to reflect the new openings for organisations to express their interest for the gold and silver ERS awards.

  52. Updated the ERS Bronze Award Holder attachment

  53. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  54. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  55. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  56. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  57. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  58. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  59. Updated lists of Bronze, Silver and Gold Award holders

  60. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  61. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  62. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  63. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  64. Added the update that the Silver awards nominations have now closed.

  65. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  66. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  67. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  68. Updated Gold Award nomination information.

  69. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  70. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  71. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders and added 'Region' column to list of ERS Gold Award holders

  72. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  73. Updated list of ERS Bronze holders

  74. Updated list of Bronze award holders

  75. Updated list of Bronze Award holders. New Bronze application form and new expression of interest forms for Silver and Gold.

  76. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  77. Updated list of ERS Bronze and Silver award holders

  78. Updated lists of ERS Bronze and Silver award holders

  79. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders

  80. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  81. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  82. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  83. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  84. Updated list of ERS Bronze and Silver award holders

  85. Changed the 'Size' field for Kent County Council's Gold award listing

  86. Changed the 'Industry' field for Kent County Council's Gold award

  87. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  88. Updated list of ERS Silver and Gold award holders

  89. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  90. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  91. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

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  96. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  97. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders

  98. Updated Gold Awards with 'Gold nominations are now closed. If you have any questions regarding nominations please email employerrelations@rfca.mod.uk'.

  99. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders

  100. Updated the Silver ERS award nomination announcement to reflect the change that took place at 23:59 on the 15 March 2018.

  101. Update to bronze award holders

  102. update to bronze ERS award holders excel.

  103. Update to bronze award listings.

  104. Update to ERS bronze award holders.

  105. Update to Gold and Silver ERS award holders excels.

  106. Update to bronze award holders.

  107. Update to bronze and silver award listings excels.

  108. Update to silver award listings.

  109. Update to Bronze ERS award holders listings.

  110. Update to Silver award listings.

  111. Update to Bronze and Silver award holders.

  112. Update of bronze award holders.

  113. Update to the ERS Silver award holders excel.

  114. Update to the ERS criteria for silver and gold.

  115. Update of the bronze award listings.

  116. Update of ERS Bronze award holders.

  117. Change to wording 'AFC' - 'Armed Forces Community', change to Bronze criteria and addition of updated Silver award holders.

  118. Update to Gold and Silver gold award nominations.

  119. Update to the bronze award holder listings.

  120. Addition of bronze award holders.

  121. Update of Bronze ERS awards holders.

  122. Updated Bronze award listings.

  123. Update of Gold award winners 2017.

  124. Update to the Bronze ERS awards listing.

  125. Update of companies that have received the Bronze award.

  126. Updating bronze award listings.

  127. Updated Bronze ERS award holders excel.

  128. Addition of Bronze ERS award holders.

  129. Update of Bronze ERS award holders.

  130. Updated Bronze award listings.

  131. Updates to the Bronze and Silver ERS holders index. Update to text in regard to Gold nominations closing.

  132. Update to Bronze award holders listing and closed Silver nominations.

  133. Update of the Bronze ERS Award holders listing.

  134. Update of Bronze ERS award holders.

  135. Update of ERS Bronze award holders.

  136. Update of Bronze Employer Recognition Scheme index.

  137. Update of the Bronze Employer Recognition Awards.

  138. Update of the Bronze and Silver Award holders for the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.

  139. Update to the Bronze Award Holders excel.

  140. Update of the bronze employer recognition scheme awards holders.

  141. Updated list of Bronze award holders

  142. Updating Silver and Bronze Awards Employer Recognition scheme holders.

  143. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme Bronze Listings.

  144. Updated bronze award link

  145. Updated list of bronze award holders.

  146. Updated list of silver awards holders from 2016.

  147. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  148. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme Bronze award holders.

  149. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  150. Updated list of ERS Bronze Award holders.

  151. Change to closing date for Employer Recognition Scheme gold nomination submissions.

  152. Updated lists of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze and silver award holders.

  153. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  154. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  155. Nominations for Employer Recognition Scheme gold and silver awards 2017 are now open. Inclusion of links to nomination forms.

  156. Updated list of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders

  157. Updated list of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  158. Updated list of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme gold award winners.

  159. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  160. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  161. Updated list of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  162. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  163. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  164. Updated list of ERS Bronze award holders.

  165. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze holders.

  166. Updated list of bronze award holders

  167. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  168. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  169. Updated lists of Employer Recognition Scheme silver award winners and bronze award holders.

  170. Updated list of ERS bronze holders

  171. Closed Employer Recognition Scheme gold nominations for 2016.

  172. Updated list of bronze award holders.

  173. Updated list of ERS bronze award holders

  174. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders

  175. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze holders.

  176. Updated list of ERS bronze award holders. Closing of nominations for ERS silver 2016.

  177. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders

  178. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders.

  179. Updated list of bronze award holders.

  180. Updated list of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme bronze award holders

  181. Updated list of Employer Recognition Scheme silver award winners.

  182. Employer Recognition Scheme gold award nominations now open.

  183. Updated list of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme Bronze award holders

  184. Updated Silver and Bronze award winner lists

  185. Update to Defence Employer Recognition Scheme silver and bronze award winners.

  186. Update to Silver and Bronze award holders.

  187. Announcement of the 2015 Defence Employer Recognition Scheme Gold winners.

  188. Update to Defence Employer Recognition Scheme silver and bronze award holders.

  189. First published.