Specsavers in Hatfield has been awarded Platinum Employer status for its outstanding people management.

The store completed a lengthy assessment process, where performance management and reward, learning and development and employee communications and engagement were all measured.

The team were found to offer a great overall employee experience.

A word from the store director

Co-owner and director Penny Thakrar said: ‘Our team members are our greatest assets and we are delighted to have been recognised for our commitment to them.

‘It is testament to the opportunities our colleagues have to grow and develop at Specsavers.’

More about the award

Devised and assessed by employee engagement specialist, the Korn Ferry Hay Group, Platinum Employer is an externally-ratified specialist accreditation for optical and audiology retailers and sets high standards to be met across all aspects of career development and staff wellbeing.

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