The Milton Keynes opticians has been awarded a Platinum Employer Award.

The Specsavers store has been recognised for its outstanding people management standards.

Platinum employee experience

Platinum Employer recognises businesses that provide a great overall employee experience, and Milton Keynes Specsavers has been given this prestigious status.

The scheme focuses on five key areas - talent management, recruitment and induction, performance management and reward, learning and development, and employee communications and engagement.

Proud to have this award

Steve Moore, director at Specsavers in Milton Keynes, said: ‘We’re so proud our store has been awarded this prestigious accolade.

‘We pride ourselves on the opportunities and support we offer our staff and it’s reflected in all their hard work and outstanding customer service. We really are honoured to receive this award.’

Raising the bar

John Perkins, Specsavers joint group CEO, said: ‘The Platinum Employer initiative is one that Specsavers fully supports and we hope that over time all Specsavers stores will be awarded this status.

‘Platinum Employer 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.’

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