Specsavers Bodmin has proven that it not only excels in eyecare and audiology but is also home to happy and inspired staff, after being recognised as a Platinum Employer.

The Bodmin team proudly accepted their new status which rewarded their dedication to people development.

A tough assessment passed with flying colours

Store director Jo McLean, said: ‘There was a rigorous assessment involved in achieving this award including staff interviews and lengthy reviews all of our processes and appraisal systems.

‘My business partner, Carl Grobler and I are very proud of all the team at Specsavers in Bodmin and look forward to helping all our staff achieve even more.’

What is the Platinum Employer status?

The Platinum Employer status is an externally-ratified assessment, devised and overseen by employee engagement specialist the Hay Group. It is tailor-made for optical and audiology retail and sets high standards to be met across all aspects of staff wellbeing and career development.

Tim Edwards, Hay Group senior consultant, says: ‘This is a fantastic achievement for Specsavers in Bodmin who excelled in all of the assessments. I would like to congratulate all the team on their commitment to continuous improvement.’  

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