Social impact

Five young people wearing blue t-shirts, in a line, smiling at the camera.

Leaving a long-lasting positive effect on communities

Being socially, economically and environmentally responsible in all that we do is crucial to the success we’ve achieved to date, and to the continued sustainability of our business. Our purpose is to assure a sustainable future and our approach to Responsible Business helps us deliver this.

2,929 lives enhanced 

since 2020

£639.8m social value

generated 2020-2021

43/45 average

CCS score 2022-23

We are committed to being a responsible business and fully recognise and hold ourselves accountable for the impact of our activities on the environment, the communities where we work and our teams. 

We have an ambitious target to enhance the lives of 10,000 people, by creating work placements and job opportunities, and by supporting apprenticeships, upskilling and new qualifications, which we are working hard to achieve.

Our annual social impact

Defining and demonstrating exactly how we are delivering on our Responsible Business targets, to assure a sustainable future for our people, our partners and our planet. Download our ESG report to find out how we're having a positive impact in the communities where we work.

Our annual ESG report