Specsavers in Wickford is celebrating after recently being awarded Platinum Employer status for its dedication to developing skills and improving communication among its staff members.

The opticians received the honour after being externally assessed on five key areas of business standards, including performance management, recruitment and induction, and learning and development.

Always improving

Specsavers Wickford store director Lee Hansford said: ‘We have a brilliant and dedicated team who are always willing to go the extra mile for customers.

‘We have been working hard to improve our working practices and provide more career opportunities to our staff, so it’s great to have been recognised for our efforts through the Platinum Employer scheme.’

Platinum Employer is an initiative set up to help Specsavers stores maintain high standards and provide a greater experience for their employees.

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