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Slieve Russell Hotel
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Great Place To Work award presented to the Slieve Russell Hotel
The camaraderie, trust and culture within the team were noted in particular
 Thursday 15th December 2022

Cavan’s Slieve Russell Hotel has been recognised with a 'Great Place to Work' award in recognition of their dedication to positive employee experiences. On Friday 9th December, Cathal Divilly, CEO of Great Place To Work visited the Slieve Russell Hotel to present the Slieve Russell team with this prestigious award.

“It’s terrific to receive this award,” said CEO, Cathal Divilly from Great Place to Work who visited Ballyconnell to present the award. “When we look at the survey results from everyone who participated in the survey, there's a great sense of comraderie among the whole team here, there’s a great culture within the hotel and there’s great trust among everybody.”

Speaking after the presentation, Tony Walker General Manager commented “On behalf of everyone at the hotel we are immensely proud of this team achievement. We are delighted to be recognised by Great Place To Work which marks us as an employer of choice in such a competitive talent market.”

”Employees were required to complete an anonymous detailed Trust Survey, noting their experience in their roles. Some of the feedback received from employees about their personal experience in the workplace noted the team environment, friendliness of the team, feeling recognised, great team ethic, great perks and incentives, colleagues are great to work with, a great sense of community and opportunities for career development at the hotel. The advancement of our workplace culture has been an area of huge focus over the past 10 years together with commitment and loyalty from our Management team.”

Orla Murphy, HR Manager commented, “We are absolutely delighted that the Slieve Russell Hotel has been certified as a Great Place To Work. Our People are our greatest asset and this is an amazing achievement.

“This esteemed achievement acknowledges the genuine care, dedication and hospitality we focus on for our employees and guests alike. We are continuously developing new ways of working, ensuring we remain an inclusive, supportive and enjoyable place for all our colleagues.

“This is a real testament to our teams delivering our people practices and company culture and we are sincerely grateful to achieve this recognition. We know this accreditation will put us forward as an Employer of choice in the hospitality industry and in our community."

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