The organisations can register with the Social Enterprise Mark company and obtain the Social Enterprise Mark.
Social enterprises plough the majority of their profits back into activities that benefit people and planet, rather than just lining shareholders pockets. Inspire Leisure reinvests all its profits back into the Arun area.
'The Mark of Integrity'
You can trust the Social Enterprise Mark to show you businesses that have society and the environment at their heart. The Mark is supported by the Office for Civil Society. The Social Enterprise Mark Company is the only certification authority for social enterprises. Social enterprises have to prove they are genuine against a set of qualification criteria, which is overseen by an independent Certification Panel to ensure fairness and consistency.
A quality standard, externally assessed by the Swimming Teachers Association in: Operational Standards, Customer care, Staffing and Management, Services Planning. Our score is currently the highest score in the country at 91%.
The Award has been designed to support continuous improvement, and is underpinned by a series of key principles including:
STAmark was created by STA to provide a framework that would support and encourage the raising of standards within this unregulated sector. The STA developed a quality accreditation programme that specifically addressed the business and operational needs of these swim school owners, in order to raise teaching standards, promote learn-to-swim schemes and ultimately give the public confidence in the swim school they attend.
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Sussex by the Sea offers a unique blend of traditional seaside fun, rural tranquility and centuries of heritage. Whether you’re planning a holiday, short break, day trip or have relatives coming to stay, the towns and delightful villages of Sussex by the Sea have something to offer everyone.
The organisations can register and can be accept as a Green Achiever under the terms required by the scheme. They have undertaken a self assessment process to demonstrate our current and future environmental commitments through the development of a Self Declaration of Environmental Commitment. 795 companies have registered to the Green Achiever Scheme.
As a Green Achiever member at Self Assessment level the organisations have taken a huge step in demonstrating our Green Credentials as we learn more about the environment, environmental impacts in general and the impacts of our business and community sector.