Corporate Social Responsibility

Our Ethos

It is the aim of William Bailey Ltd to achieve clear and definite standards of ethical behaviour throughout all areas of business. William Bailey Ltd take responsibility for creating wider benefits both within and around our business and endeavour to make our impact a positive one, which improves the lives of others and reduces the risk of harm to people and the environment.

Business Conduct

As a business we focus on maintaining a strong and competent service, treating clients as mutual partners and working with Main Contractors, Sub-Contractors, Suppliers and our Workforce fairly and ethically. William Bailey Ltd’s reputation dictates a high level of quality, robust management systems and safe working environments. It is our goal to safely complete all projects on time, within budget and to the required quality. We operate a quality management system, which is linked to the business strategy and key performance indicators (KPIs).

Supply Chain Management

William Bailey Ltd only employs Suppliers and Sub-Contractors whose ethics and values are aligned to that of our own. We will maintain strong working relationships and standards by consistently meeting agreed payment terms and evaluating services provided. Early novation of each Project Management Team, Suppliers and Sub-Contractors guarantees clients that we operate with a common goal and a shared vision from the onset.

Client Satisfaction

Through excellent planning, employing quality people, and a commitment to innovation and value engineering we understand, meet and exceed the needs and expectations of our clients. A dedicated aftercare team will ensure all clients are supported at the time of practical completion and beyond.

Safety, Health and Environment

We are committed to planning and executing all operations in a manner that safeguards the health, welfare and safety of all employees, Supply Chain, Clients, the public and end users. William Bailey Ltd advocate a behavioural safety and worker engagement approach to Safety, Health & Environment. A change in safety culture through training seminars results in every worker becoming responsible for Safety, Health & Environment in the workplace. We will continue to reduce any accidents annually and working at all levels of the business to guarantee safety is our highest priority. We strive to become an ‘injury free workplace’.

Sustainability

William Bailey Ltd strive toward finding new opportunities to work with clients and specialists in the development of pioneering and sustainable design within construction and management.

Community Engagement

We are dedicated to adding value to the communities within which we work and strive to excel in the required level of compliance. Being a good neighbour means we actively interact with community groups and support educational initiatives. We foster local business relationships through sourcing local labour, equipment and materials where possible and will continue to champion community engagement throughout the industry.

Environmental Impact

William Bailey Ltd will continue to look at reducing the impact we have on the environment as a result of our operations. Through innovation and a proactive attitude to waste and energy reduction we strive to annually decrease our carbon emissions.

William Bailey Ltd is committed to helping and supporting the community in which we work.  As a successful local business we are involved in a range of initiatives to help the wider community.  Our community support is primarily focused on two core areas:-

Charity

We lend our support to a wide range of good causes ranging from local charities to national fundraising campaigns, a few of these include the following:-

  • Helping Hearts Foundation – Annual Dinner and Sponsorship
  • Holbrook Junior FC – Seasonal provision of kit
  • Children with Cancer – Annual Donation
  • Ambergate Carnival – Annual Donation
  • Nottingham & Derby Balloon Club – Balloon and Annual Calendar Sponsorship
  • DCFC – Annual Sponsorship / advertising board and corporate box at Pride Park Stadium
  • Derbyshire Fire & Rescue – Annual Sponsorship
  • British Heart Foundation – Annual Sponsorship of Golf Day
  • NSPCC – Annual Sponsorship of Charity Bike Ride

Supporting Young People

We believe in supporting young people and this is underpinned by our continual investment in apprenticeships. We work closely with local schools and colleges from Year 10 and 11 students upwards and in particular we have worked with Henry Brothers (Midlands) and Aldercar High School in Heanor to support their Apprentice Incentive Scheme.

We consistently recruit apprentices on an annual basis and all apprentices participate in fully recognised apprenticeship training schemes.