Newark-based contractor G F Tomlinson is a leader in its field
Contractor G F Tomlinson has been recognised as a leader in corporate social responsibility (CSR) having recently achieved a gold standard accreditation.
CSR Accreditation is a nationally recognised body that awards bronze, silver and gold to businesses that can demonstrate a positive impact on society through areas such as social, environmental, ethical, human rights and consumer concerns.
Recognised as being on the highest end of the scale, G F Tomlinson, which has a base in Newark, was awarded the gold standard in the CSR Accreditation’s judging criteria, and since 2013, the company has followed a refined social value policy, ensuring its activities are in accordance with the Social Value Act 2012.
In the last three years, G F Tomlinson has generated £22.5m worth of social value through its CSR efforts across the Midlands region and beyond.
Since 2018, the contractor has invested 22,118 hours in employment, training and skills initiatives, and has engaged with 10,486 students — showing its commitment to supporting young people and preparing them for the world of work.
With dedicated in-house careers advisors working with schools in five counties, GF Tomlinson continues to invest in young people as a cornerstone employer, addressing the industry skills shortage.