Belfast Trust achieves Investors in People Silver accreditation

17/05/2019

Belfast Trust Chief Executive Martin Dillon today announced that the Trust has received Silver award accreditation with Investors in People (IIP).

Speaking after the award was confirmed, he said: “This is a tremendous achievement and I am hugely proud of Belfast Trust and all our staff. IIP is an international benchmark for high performance and the Silver award reflects the commitment and passion of all our staff.

“Our people are our greatest asset and this new accreditation highlights the remarkable efforts our staff put in to delivering safe, effective and compassionate care on a daily basis. I am delighted that everyone’s efforts have been recognised in this way.”

Jacqui Kennedy, Director of Human Resources and Organisational Development, added: “I want to thank everyone who completed the online survey and who took part in the five week long on-site assessment. This includes everyone who was interviewed, the IIP Steering Group and all those who gave excellent presentations to the assessors. This award is well deserved and a fitting reflection of your hard work. Well done.”

IIP Lead Practitioner stated: "This is a significant accomplishment; all staff should feel justifiably proud.”