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Wythenshawe Community Housing Achieve Investors in People Gold



15
Jan

Wythenshawe Community Housing Group (WCHG) is delighted to announce they have been awarded Investors in People Gold accreditation. 

This accolade acknowledges the achievements of being a world class best practice organisation operating at the highest levels of people management, delivering efficient customer focused services to the tenants of Wythenshawe.

The Group, which only formed in April 2013, is immensely proud to receive this accreditation. It is a fitting tribute to all the hard work of colleagues across the Group, driving change for the benefit of all our stakeholders, employees, customers and suppliers. Achieving gold has put the spotlight on its focus to develop, support and motivate its 560 strong workforce, enabling the preservation of high quality community services and continued investment in the local area.

The accreditation process has supported WCHG’s vision to create a community where people choose to live and work, having pride in their homes and services.

Wythenshawe Community Housing Group Chair, Councillor Eddy Newman said:

"This is a fantastic achievement and a huge compliment to be recognised for all the hard work that’s gone on to achieve this accreditation!"

Wythenshawe Community Housing Group Chief Executive Nigel Wilson said:

"The Investors in People Gold awards is a clear recognition of the investment we continue to make in all our colleagues across the new Group and our desire to equip everyone with the ability to deliver the best services that we can for all our customers and the communities we serve.IIP shows to customers that we are 100% committed to people development."

Congratulations to all the team!

If you would like to find out more about Investors in People and how it can support your organisation’s ambitions, click here or come along to one of our introductory workshops.