Social Enterprise Disability Employment
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“As a socially-thriving, commercial enterprise now in its 100th year of providing crucial employment support to injured veterans and people with disabilities, we are immensely proud to have been awarded the Social Enterprise Disability Employment Mark.
This mark is the recognition of our commitment to improve the lives of people in need of support, each and every day.”
“For us, carrying the Social Enterprise Disability Employment Mark is vital. As business procurement is changing to reflect meaningful CSR strategies around eco-ethical issues, it is great to be clearly recognised as a leading disability employer – helping to bridge the gap that sees disability underemployment at unacceptably high levels.
“We are making great progress penetrating the business supply chain with our brands and our high-street presence is growing rapidly as we bring new products on board that create positive environmental and social impact. In these ways, we are having both a direct and indirect impact on what is a very competitive market and the Social Enterprise Disability Employment Mark brings further meaningful credibility.”
“We are pleased to be involved with this new Mark. It underlines our commitment to providing sustainable employment and development opportunities to disadvantaged people.”
“We are proud to take up the Social Enterprise Disability Employment Mark, which demonstrates and validates the quality of our work in supporting disabled and disadvantaged people into employment.
We see the development of a dedicated Supported Employment Mark as a positive step forward for the sector.”
“Achieving this new quality mark supports the commitment of Realise Futures to embedding best practice in employing and supporting people with disabilities and/or disadvantages and demonstrates to all our customers that we are committed to deliver social value.”
“We are very proud to be one of the first to gain the Social Enterprise Disability Employment Mark. During the application process, we realised how modest we were about our achievements. Completing this has been a great exercise in truly recognising the fantastic work that we do for adults with disabilities and holding this Mark, confirms this. ”
“Yateley Industries is passionate about supporting our customers to achieve the very best they can, and providing a quality service is central to our customers achieving that.
The Social Enterprise Disability Employment Mark is an invaluable tool, which provides us with a framework not only to test ourselves, but to give us impartial feedback to enable us to continually improve our operations. ”