Eden Futures was recently awarded Gold accreditation against the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating the company’s commitment to realising the potential of its people.
Maintaining the Gold status accreditation since 2016, the Supported Living provider once again proved its dedication to supporting and developing a happy and healthy workforce.
Investors in People is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage people effectively to achieve sustainable results. Underpinning the Standard is the Investors in People framework, reflecting the latest workplace trends, essential skills and effective structures required to outperform in any industry. Working with clients across the globe, Investors in People enables organisations to benchmark against the best in the business on an international scale.
The practitioner report stated that ‘Eden Futures is an inspirational company with a great deal of passion that ensures the organisations mission not only meets but exceeds expectations. The senior leadership team can only be described as passionate, caring and inspirational. There is a very strong commitment to developing every aspect of the organisation in a consistent manner so that the business strategy can be brought to fruition.’
‘The practitioner was inspired by people’s passion around levels of service and support given to their service users and a genuine desire for Eden Futures to succeed. This is supported by encouraging high levels of involvement through working groups and team discussions during group supervisions, something which is highly appreciated by people across the business.’
Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “We’d like to congratulate Eden Futures, Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, and an organisation committed to achieving success by realising the potential of their people. Eden Futures should be extremely proud of their achievement.”
Commenting on the award, Eden Futures CEO Andrew Lennox, said: “We are really proud of our achievements as an employer. Our team is fundamental to our business and to the care and support service we provide to service users. Without the incredible people on our workforce, we would not be able to make a difference to people’s lives each and every day. Well done to everyone at Eden Futures for enabling us to demonstrate our commitment and to have that recognised with this Gold Accreditation against the Investors in People standard.”
Find out more about the company and the services it provides at www.edenfutures.org