Inner Temple Equality Monitoring Questionnaire- AAsst2022

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The Inner Temple is committed to a policy of fairness and equality of opportunity. The Inn’s aim is to promote diversity, inclusion and equality of opportunity for all individuals.

In order to review the effectiveness of this Policy and to progress the promotion of diversity, the Inn monitors its staff and members to ensure that there is no unlawful discrimination. The data in that regard is held according to data protection legislation.

The data collected is used for the following purposes:

  • To provide better information for recruitment so that we target the best talent from the widest possible pool
  • To identify where under representation exists so that proactive outreach can be made into these community groups
  • To manage concerns around discrimination and lack of opportunity
  • To address any issues about actual or perceived barriers to progression
Thank you for taking the time to complete this form.

1. What is your ethnic group?

Please tick the appropriate box to indicate your cultural background

  • White
  • Mixed
  • Asian or Asian British
  • Black or Black British
  • Chinese or other Ethnic Group
  • Or
  • If you entered 'other' for any of the above:

2. What is your sex?


3. What best describes your gender?

This question is designed to capture data on gender identity in an inclusive way, by inviting you to describe your gender in your own words. The rights of non-binary and gender fluid people are included in the definition of “gender reassignment”.


4. What is your nationality?

If you would prefer not to state your nationality, please leave this box blank


5. What is your age?

  • Or

6. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?

The Disability Discrimination Act defines a person as having a disability if he or she ‘has a physical or mental impairment, which has a substantial long-term adverse effect on your ability to carry out normal day-to-day activities’. Long term means 12 months or more. 

  • Or

7. What is your sexual orientation?

  • Or

8. Please indicate your religion or belief:

  • Or

9. What was the job of the highest earner of your parents’/guardians’ household (if unemployed then last job held)?

If you would prefer not to disclose this information, please leave it blank.


10. And what was their employment status?

  • Or

11. Do you currently have a caring responsibility for an adult spouse, partner, civil partner, relative or any adult living with you at your address?

  • Or

12. Which best describes the school you attended between the ages of 11-18?

  • State
  • Independent
  • Or

13. If applicable, please supply the most recent postcode for your parents’/family primary home:

If you would prefer not to state this information, please leave the box blank


14. Declaration: