The award stands for the next three years, until 2024.
IiP, which is 30 years old this year, is an internationally recognised and prestigious standard that evaluates how well organisations lead, support and manage their people for sustainable growth.
David Allen, Chief Executive of Wates Group said:
We are delighted to retain the gold accreditation, which recognises what we’re trying to achieve as a Group. We are proud of our razor-sharp focus on employee wellbeing, performance and inclusion, which is central to our drive to become one of the UK’s most progressive, trusted and sustainable businesses.”
Founded in 1991, Investors in People accreditations have been awarded to over 55,000 businesses in 66 countries in the past 30 years. This award marks Wates Group’s fourth consecutive accreditation.