Lincolnshire Employer of the Year award for Compass Point

Compass Point, the shared services company owned by East Lindsey and South Holland District Councils, has won the Lincolnshire & Rutland Skills Award 2013 Employer of the Year Award.

The awards recognise employers that demonstrate commitment to excellence in skills development through high quality training support to their staff, including apprentices.

Vice Chairman, Coun Fiona Martin from East Lindsey District Council said: “Encouraging young people and improving skills is vitally important and it’s a great honour for Compass Point to be recognised in the regional awards.”

Compass Point was nominated as Employer of the Year in the medium employer category for its Apprenticeship scheme which was launched 12 months ago.

A total of 14 apprentices are currently employed working in customer services, revenues, benefits, human resources, information technology, finance and HR.