The annual, international research, undertaken by the Top Employers Institute, recognises leading employers around the world: those that provide excellent employee conditions, nurture and develop talent throughout all levels of the organisation and which strive to continuously optimise employment practices.?
The Top Employers Institute globally certifies excellence in the conditions that employers create for their people. It has just announced the results of this year’s research into the employee conditions of organisations in the UK.?
Crucial to the Top Employers Certification is the completion of a stringent research process and meeting the required standard in order to achieve Certification. To further reinforce the validity of the process, all answers were independently audited, meaning this research has verified?Vauxhall’s outstanding employee conditions and earned them a coveted spot among a select group of certified companies.
The Top Employers Institute assessed?Vauxhall’s employee offerings on the following criteria:
• Talent Strategy?
• Workforce Planning
• Learning & Development
• Performance Management
• Leadership Development
• Career & Succession Management
• Compensation & Benefits
Eleanor Nickerson, Director of UK Operations for the Top Employers Institute said: “The Top Employers Institute examines the HR practices and offerings that each participating company puts in place for its people, to create and maintain optimal employee conditions. Our in-depth examination concluded that?Vauxhall Motors?provides an outstanding employee experience, with high quality initiatives that engage, reward and motivate employees, ensuring that people can develop themselves personally and professionally, and build a rewarding career.”
Rory Harvey, Chairman and Managing Director, Vauxhall said: “Endorsement from the Top Employers Institute, as external assessors of our people and our policies, is proof of our commitment to our employees and I am proud to be part of an organisation that has this commitment. Our staff are dedicated to the success of Vauxhall in the UK and we want to recognise and reward them by making sure Vauxhall is a great place to work.”
To learn more about the Top Employers Institute and the Top Employers Certification, visit: www.top-employers.com.
Vauxhall Motors has been manufacturing motor vehicles in the UK continuously since 1903. Vauxhall’s range spans all mainstream sectors of the vehicle market with best-selling model names such as ADAM, Astra, Corsa, Cascada, Meriva, Mokka, VIVA, Zafira and Insignia regularly topping the sales charts. Vauxhall is also the largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles in the UK and its parent company General Motors’ 4th largest global market. The company employs c5000 people in the UK and exports three quarters of its production. It is headquartered in Luton, Bedfordshire where it also manufactures the Vivaro light commercial vehicle. A second plant at Ellesmere Port in Cheshire produces the Astra and Astra Sports Tourer.