As a Living Wage employer, the Gannochy Trust are committed to a minimum hourly wage of £9.50 for all employees.
Already a Living Wage employer, this new accreditation means that any individuals in posts supported by SSE’s community funding programme will be paid at least the Living Wage, which is £8.25 per hour.
Stagecoach Group and Perth and Kinross Council have been urged to formally become Living Wage accredited employers.
SSE the first energy company to pay the living wage has been ranked the 15th largest tax payer in the UK
SSE has been ranked the 15th largest corporate taxpayer in the UK, in the annual PWC UK Total Tax Contribution (TTC) survey – despite being only the 30th largest company in the FTSE 100. This follows SSE’s accreditation in October as the first FTSE 100 company to be awarded the Fair Tax Mark.