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Les Amis achieves Investors in People silver
Posted on September 25, 2017
Les Amis, one of the biggest respite and residential service providers on Jersey, has achieved Investors in People Silver, demonstrating their commitment to high performance through good people management. The organisation is also the first on the island to achieve accreditation against the recently launched sixth generation version of the Standard.
Set up in 1975, Les Amis has a team of 200 employees all dedicated to ensuring the very best quality of care and support for the people who need it, including residents, families and the wider community in Jersey.
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.
Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said:
“We’d like to congratulate Les Amis, Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, an outperforming place to work and a clear commitment to success. Les Amis should be extremely proud of their achievement.”
Jackie Barette, Jersey Investors in People Delivery Partner said,
“This is a fantastic achievement for Les Amis and I would like to congratulate all of the team. We believe that your people make the difference and by investing in them you are looking to create sustainable success. IIP is designed to help organisations and their people to realise potential, providing a simple road map for excellence. With their Silver accreditation, Les Amis is certainly working to realise their people potential.”