A Bath law practice has been granted Investors in People Gold Standard award, the highest level possible in the plan.
Stone King is amongst simply seven per cent of recognized organizations throughout the UK that hold the sought after standard for understanding the complete potential of their people.
Investors in People are the UK’s leading accreditation scheme for company improvement through people management.
To accomplish gold status, Stone King went through rigorous assessment of its individual’s management practices which involved thorough interviews with employees across the firm.
“We are incredibly proud to have actually received this highly distinguished award,” said Tassy Vincent, personnel’s director at Stone King. “The Gold Standard is offered to just a small number of organizations that have demonstrated excellence in establishing and supporting their individuals.
“The feedback from the assessor was very positive about the hard work that has gone into establishing an expert and forward-thinking approach to people advancement across the firm.
“By understanding the complete potential of our people we have the ability to offer our commercial and specific customers the really highest standards of legal assistance.”
Staff members who have gained from Stone King’s versatile approach to family and working life consist of Sarah Clarke.
Sarah signed up with the firm in 2013 after choosing to move her young family from London to Bath and retrain as a solicitor.
She previously operated in Parliament as a health policy scientist, consisting of in Philip Hammond’s parliamentary office when he was shadow health minister.
“I wished to have the ability to train part-time because I have 2 young children,” stated Sarah. “I was informed, however, that part-time training agreements didn’t exist in the legal world.
“But when I went to Stone King and told them exactly what I wished to do and what I give the task provided my previous might experience in Parliament they enjoyed to provide me a part-time training contract.”
Sarah just recently qualified having finished her two-year training agreement and now works part-time in Stone King’s trust and estates team.
“I specialize in adult social services and NHS appeals so a great deal of exactly what I performed in Parliament is extremely appropriate,” included Sarah. “Stone King saw the value of that and has actually enabled me to understand my ambition of becoming a solicitor while raising my household.
“They even agreed to me taking a couple of months off at the end of my training agreement to go travelling in Central America with my family so they have actually been actually forward-thinking companies.”