Shortlist

Here's the 2021 shortlist

Best apprenticeship scheme

AIRBUS

Coca-Cola European Partners

Defence Equipment & Support

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

M Group Services

Sainsbury's Supermarkets

The Co-op

Audley Group

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Best change management initiative

Citizens Advice Gateshead

Ofwat

Porterbrook Leasing

St George

The Co-op

Weir Minerals Europe

Best community initiative

Accenture (in partnership with Cognician)

NHS Blood and Transplant

Q5

Severn Trent

Sheffield Accountable Care Partnership

The Indigo Childcare Group

Wigan Council

Best digital /technology initiative in HR/L&D

Applaud

Civica UK Limited

KP Snacks

Platform Housing Group

Scottish Government on behalf of the partnership across NHS Employers, Trade Unions / Professional Organisations and Scottish Government

Shared Services Connected

Stonewater

Worten

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Best employee experience initiative

HCL Technologies

Northumbrian Water Group

Pollinate International

Pure Planet

Scottish Water

Severn Trent

TheMathCompany

Trayport

Best flexible working initiative

Blood Cancer UK

Comply Direct

Financial Services Compensation Scheme

Pepper (UK)

Philip Morris International (PMI)

South West London and St Georges Mental Health NHS Trust

Standard Chartered Bank

The Sovini Group

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Best health and well-being initiative - private sector

Agilisys

Camelot

Elsevier

FreeAgent

HCL Technologies

Havas Group UK

Leek United

Northumbrian Water

People Matter

Seetec

Best health and well-being initiative - public sector

Blood Cancer UK

Canal & River Trust

Essex County Council

Magenta Living

North Kesteven District Council

Stonewater

The City of Edinburgh Council

Best HR/L&D consultancy

Cirrus

Kamwell

Let's Talk Talent

MatchFit

PSI Services (PSI)

Rainbow HR

The TCM Group

Best HR/L&D supplier

Ceridian

Development Beyond Learning

McCrudden Training

Natural HR

Premier Partnership

RPFT

Best inclusion and diversity initiative

Advanced

BALFOUR BEATTY

Foxtons

Fujitsu

O2 in partnership with Cielo

Police Now

The Co-op

News UK

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Best L&D initiative - private sector

Boots UK

CDE Global

La Fosse Associates

Novartis

Severn Trent

TSB

Yodel in association with Cirrus

Best L&D initiative - public/third sector

Dept of Health and Social Care

European Patent Office

Ministry of Justice and MatchFit (collaboration)

Police Now

Sheffield Accountable Care Partnership

University of Edinburgh

Best organisational development Initiative

Do OD (NHS Employers & NHS England and Improvement)

Karbon Homes

Ministry of Justice and MatchFit (collaboration)

PA Consulting on behalf of Sellafield

St. James's Place Wealth Management

Xenergie Consulting & Boston Scientific

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Best people analytics initiative

Advanced

Network Rail

People Matter

Philip Morris International

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK

Best resourcing Initiative

Department for Work and Pensions

Department of Health & Social Care

Essex County Council

NHS England and NHS Improvement

Ocado Group supported by Aon's Assessment Solutions

Sainsbury's Supermarkets

Sunrise Senior Living UK and Gracewell Healthcare

Best reward or recognition initiative

Abcam

Essex County Council

Highways England & Xexec

Target Group

The Co-op

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Best SME people management initiative

Leek United Building Society

Shoreham Port

Strong Life Care

Suzuki GB

The British Academy

The Collective

Best talent management initiative

BPP

Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company

Ofcom

Rosatom Corporate Academy

Sainsbury's Supermarkets

Sky

Network Rail

Michael Kelly outstanding student award - advanced level

Hayley Xerri

Naomi Smyth

Ryan Hollingshead

Michael Kelly outstanding student award foundation/intermediate level

George McNeilly

Jennifer Sargent

Jessica Leigh Jones

Khaji Kushumbayev

People team of the year - private sector

AIRBUS

Abcam

Circle Health Group

Foxtons

Pepper (UK)

Sunrise Senior Living UK and Gracewell Healthcare

The Co-op

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People team of the year - public sector

Cayman Islands Government

Financial Services Compensation Scheme

Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust

Magenta Living

NHS Blood and Transplant

Rotherham, Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust

Stonewater

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