18/4/18 – Investors in People Silver award for Aitchison Raffety

Aitchison Raffety is delighted to announce that, after an extensive and thorough interview process, they have been awarded the Investors in People (IiP) Silver accreditation. The company joins no fewer than 600 companies across the UK achieving the Silver status who believe in realising the potential of their people.

Commenting on the award, Philip Waite, Group Operations Director, said:

Philip Waite, Group Director & Head of Healthcare

“This great accolade recognises Aitchison Raffety’s ongoing commitment to be a Learning Organisation and to develop its people. It acknowledges that we do live our company values, and also how we communicate and involve colleagues within the organisation. We are determined to aim for continual improvement, so our IiP Silver accreditation will help us to attract and retain the best talent and build successful futures.”

The assessment process took several months and included an online engagement survey completed by colleagues across the Group, face to face and telephone interviews with a number of people, and an in-depth analysis of the company’s systems and records. It identifies that Aitchison Raffety has established good practice in all nine of the Investors in People indicators, with some at an advanced level.

About Investors in People

Investors in People is the UK’s leading accreditation for business improvement through people management, and provides a wealth of resources for business to innovate, improve and grow, with a focus on good people making great business. Successful accreditation against the Investors in People Standard is the sign of a great employer, an outperforming place to work and a clear commitment to sustainability.

For more information, please contact Philip Waite, Group Operations Director, on 01494 480 800 or via email to philip.waite@argroup.co.uk.