We strive to make GCVS a great place to work and to provide our members and stakeholders with a very high standard of service. We are very proud to have been awarded the following awards and accreditations:

Investor in People

GCVS has had the Investors in People accreditation since 2005.  Investors in People provides a best practice people management standard, offering accreditation to organisations that adhere to the Investors in People framework.



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GCVS was awarded EFQM Commited to Excellence status in 2012 and we continue to use this framework in our organisational management systems.


 Living Wage Employer

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GCVS is a Living Wage Employer and has been recognised as such by the Living Wage Foundation.


 Positive about Disabled People


GCVS is committed to positive action in employing disabled people and we use the Two Ticks symbol on adverts to encourage applications from disabled people.


SQA Approved Centre

GCVS SVQ centre has been approved in the delivery, assessment and internal verification of SQA qualifications.