Specsavers Canterbury has been awarded the prestigious Platinum Employer status.

Incredible achievement

Specsavers Canterbury was given the award, specifically tailored to optical and audiology retail, for its outstanding performance management, employee communications and engagement as well as recruitment and talent management.

The Platinum Employer initiative is an externally validated accreditation scheme which aims to raise the bar of people management standards and help ensure Specsavers is ‘famous as a great place to work’.

A word from the director

Store Director Jason Gillan said: ‘There was a rigorous assessment involved in achieving this award including staff interviews, reviewing all of our processes and appraisal system.

‘We are proud of the service, opportunities and support we offer our store team and we aim to continue to provide a great place to work to all our employees.’

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