We’re shortlisted for two local business awards!

We're shortlisted for two local business awards!

We’re delighted that we are aspire and its colleagues have been shortlisted for two awards in this year’s Staffordshire Chambers Business Awards!

We have been named as a finalist in the prestigious Employer of the Year category, and our wonderful Realise Charity Programme Manager Geoff Beadle is a finalist in the Charity Employee of the Year category.

The winners of the Staffordshire Chambers Business Awards will be announced at a celebratory event on 18th November 2021.

Read on to find out what these categories represent:

Employer of the Year

Shortlisted: we are aspire

This award recognises outstanding human resource and staff engagement.

This includes recruitment, training, development, communication, employee working practices (including work-life balance), environmental impact, community outreach and corporate social responsibility.

Find out more about the work we are aspire does as an employer, and the social impact that we make in our communities.

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Employer of the Year

Charity Employee of the Year

Shortlisted: Geoff Beadle, Realise charity

This award recognises an outstanding employee who has delivered exceptional and sustained performance.

The judges are looking for somebody who has shown exceptional dedication, advancement and contribution within their role and the business as a whole. This includes personal development and a contribution to the development of other colleagues.

Find out more about the work Geoff and Realise charity do in our communities.

Realise charity


Charity Employee of the Year