PayStream awarded silver accreditation by Investors in People
However, in their recent audit they have managed to take this accreditation even further by being awarded the Investors in People Silver standard, demonstrating their commitment to realising the potential of their people.
Investors in People is the UK's leading accreditation for business improvement through people management, and provides a wealth of resources for businesses to innovate, improve and grow, with a focus on good people making great business.
PayStream’s company ethos, continuous professional development (CPD), excellent communication, leadership and management, performance management and coaching and mentoring were the key factors that attributed to PayStream being awarded the silver standard.
Their Company Ethos was described by Investors in People as a team that is “fast paced with the way it is organised and lead. With the positive ethos based on the values of Excellence, Integrity, Agility and Empowerment. Everyone, without exception, applies these principles throughout their activities and in how they carry out their roles”.
Investors in People also identified that PayStream’s focus on CPD meant that their managers were & lsquo;strong role models for high performance working’ and that & lsquo;the development on offer had changed the ways that PayStream staff carried out their roles and in many cases had shaped their careers.’
Investors in People were also pleased to see PayStream’s commitment to their employee’s learning and development needs highlighting how they “take the learning organisation approach to developing the skills and expertise of the teams. Lots of people were supported in learning and those interviewed could give examples of the widening of the breadth of their development and/or qualifications”.
Paul Devoy, head of Investors in People, said, “Achieving the Investors in People Silver standard is something that any organisation should be truly proud of. It is the sign of a company which is very committed to good people management practice and we’d like to congratulate PayStream on their achievement.”
Paul Malley, managing director of PayStream, said, “PayStream are delighted to have attained the Investors in People Silver standard award. Our commitment to delivering a truly exceptional service to our customers relies on having a motivated and committed workforce which is achieved through our continued investment in all of our team members."