Staff Thanks and Recognition Scheme (STARS)

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Nominate now for STARS 2019

The Staff Thanks and Recognition Scheme - STARS - is back for 2019 and nominations are now open. 

Make your nomination now

See the full details of the categories at category descriptions and criteria (PDF, 64KB).  

This is your chance to say ‘thank you’ and recognise the people who make an exceptional contribution through their hard work and dedication, or who have achieved something outstanding. 

You have until Friday 13 September to make your nomination. 

Paper nomination forms are available from libraries and reception at the Civic Offices. 

Nominations by members of the public

Members of the public can nominate an individual in the following categories -

  • Excellence in Customer Service
  • Bexley Ambassador

Nominations by staff, partners and Councillors

Staff, partners and Councillors can nominate individual colleagues for -

  • Exceptional Partnership Working
  • Your Bexley Star
  • Learner of the Year
  • Outstanding Service Award
  • Innovator of the Year
  • Star Support (new category for 2019)

Staff, partners and Councillors are also encouraged to put forward teams, services and projects for recognition in delivering our Corporate Priorities -

  • Growth that benefits all
  • Clean and green local places
  • Strong and resilient communities and families
  • Living well
  • Innovation & self-sufficiency

Decide which services and projects you’ll put forward for recognition and tell us how they demonstrate a corporate priority in action. 

After the nomination period 

All nominees will receive a personalised letter, including the details of their nomination, plus a STARS lapel pin at a celebration event with their Director.

The STARS panel, made up of senior managers, Councillors and past nominees, will also select outstanding representatives from each category who will be invited to attend the STARS awards evening in November.

Make sure your nominations are in by Friday 13 September

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