Walker Morris recognised as a top graduate and apprentice employerPrint news article
Walker Morris wins two national awards with The Job Crowd
Walker Morris has been awarded Best Apprentice Employer in the Law Industry and Best Environmental & Ethical Awareness Employer in The Job Crowd’s 2018/19 Top Companies for Graduates and Apprentices to work for, which recognises top employers across the UK.
In addition, Walker Morris has also been ranked 13th in the Top 50 Companies for Apprentices to work for and 38th in the Top 100 Companies for Graduates. The rankings are compiled annually and are based exclusively on employee feedback, covering company culture, work/life balance, training, responsibility and enjoyment.
The Job Crowd platform is one of the UK’s leading graduate job review websites, offering graduates and apprentices a variety of products and services, from application and interview tips all the way to benchmarking reports for employers from the people they hire.
Tracy Foley, Head of HR, commented:
“We are delighted to have achieved two fantastic awards from The Job Crowd as well as being ranked amongst the UK’s top graduate and apprentice employers. As one of the largest legal recruiters in the region, we pride ourselves on our graduate training programme which provides long-term career prospects, a six seat legal trainee programme and great contact with clients and partners.
“This offering has continued to attract quality graduates and apprentices, enabling us to grow and succeed. We continue to invest in our training and selection programmes to ensure we recruit outstanding candidates and help them to achieve their full potential through a career at Walker Morris.”
Walker Morris has also been nominated at the 2018 Legal Cheek Awards for Best Chance of Client Secondment and Most Social Firm and the recent Lawcareers.net Awards for Best Recruiter – National/Large Regional Firm. The Firm was also recently awarded a 1 star accreditation in the latest Best Companies ‘b-Heard’ employee engagement survey, recognising its continued investment in becoming a great employer. The Firm has become one of only 10 UK law firms to have achieved a 1 star accreditation.