Colleagues from Specsavers in Blandford Forum are delighted to be awarded Platinum Employer status.  The accolade recognises the management team's commitment to developing its employees' careers.

Focused on people development
The award, accredited by a third party on behalf of Specsavers Head Office, looks at five key area in the business, including performance management, recruitment, engagement and developing the staff.

The end objective is to ensure the store adheres to and excels in key practice areas and invests in tomorrow's talent, today.

Watching our team progress
Says Tim Bennett, store director:  "We have always aimed to support our colleagues and open up new opportunities for career progression with our inhouse training programmes. 

'A well-informed, motivated team will always shine through with great customer service so it is something the management team here feels very passionate about. 

'We are delighted to be recognised for our commitment to our team with our new Platinum Employer award."

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