Oakland Care shortlisted for Best People Team and Leader of the Year Awards

Oakland Care has made the final shortlist for Best People Team and Leader of the Year, for Oakland Care CEO, Joanne Balmer (BEM) in The Investors in People Awards 2021. In a record-breaking year for entries, with nearly three hundred organisations involved, this is an outstanding achievement and one that everyone at Oakland Care is proud of.

The Investors in People Awards celebrate the very best organisations and individuals from around the world across various organisational, people, wellbeing and leadership categories. Each year hundreds of organisations from the UK and abroad battle it out to take home one of the sought after trophies to show their award-winning commitment to investing in their people.

Mo Quadri, Director of People and Organisational Development at Oakland Care, commented: “I always say that no one gets up in the morning wanting to do a bad job. We all want to give our best and that ethos has been no different in the past 18 months where we have worked incredibly hard to support our People.

“It has no doubt been a challenging 18 months, and so I’m super excited that we have been shortlisted for two categories in the prestigious Investors in People Awards – Leader of the Year and Best People Team.  It’s an incredible achievement and one that I do not take lightly. Thank you Investors in People and good luck to all the finalists.”

Paul Devoy, CEO of Investors in People, commented: “Now in our 8th year, it always makes me feel immensely proud to see so many fantastic organisations staking their claim to be the best. And every year, the entries do get more and more competitive and the judging even tighter. Reaching the final shortlist is a testament to the amazing commitment these organisations are making to make work better for their people, and they truly deserve this recognition.”

The Winners will be announced at an online ceremony on the 23rd November 2021.

For the full shortlist and more information about Investors in People please visit www.investorsinpeopleawards.com.

The Investors in People Awards 2021 are proudly sponsored by Activate Apprenticeships, Ambu, Boost Awards, CIPD, Fineprint, Gaudio Awards, Make a Difference Summits, The Youth Group, Troup Bywaters + Anders, United Grand Lodge of England, WAVE Refrigeration and Working Families.

Investors in People Awards 2021