Organised by Family Friendly Working Scotland, the Top Employer Awards showcase the work of forward-thinking businesses who support employees to combine home and work life. They are the only awards which specifically recognize employers that have created a great flexible and family friendly working culture.

Now entering their fifth year, the awards are attended by 150 business leaders.

The awards will open on September 3, 2018. See the key dates.


Best Small Private Employer

Best Medium Private Employer

Best Large Private Employer

Best Public Sector Employer

Best Third Sector Employer

Best Early Stage Innovator

Best for Flexible Recruitment


The 2019 Awards are sponsored by:



Last year's winners were announced at our ‘Bright Lights’ event in Glasgow 22 March 2018. The Awards were hosted by Professor Jason Leitch, National Clinical Director, Scottish Government– Host of TedX Glasgow 2017. With speakers: David Eustace, Creative Consultant and Chancellor of Edinburgh Napier University; Petra Wetzel, founder and Managing Director of West Brewery.