The IRFU is delighted to announce that they’ve been formally recognised as one of many Greatest Workplaces in Eire in 2021.
Irish Rugby’s governing physique was recognised on the nineteenth annual Nice Place to Work Greatest Workplaces in Eire awards which, for the primary time, took the type of a digital broadcast on Wednesday tenth March 2021.
That is the sporting organisation’s second consecutive 12 months to be named as a prime Irish office, which is assessed by way of Nice Place to Work’s strong ‘Belief Index©’ worker survey and a radical ‘Tradition Audit©’ evaluation of their insurance policies and practices.
The IRFU ranked twelfth, up from sixteenth final 12 months, for 2021.
Human Assets Director, Aileen Bailey stated, “We’re more than happy to be recognised by our individuals and Nice Place to Work as among the finest workplaces in Eire.
The previous twelve months have been difficult for everybody, and from the outset we recognised that our employees may expertise nervousness associated to their work. From this purpose we prioritised communications and engagement with our individuals, telling them what we knew and importantly, being unafraid to confess that some issues we merely couldn’t know, as they have been outdoors of our management. This strategy, we hope, diminished employees nervousness ranges and constructed belief inside the organisation.”
“In a 12 months the place the idea of ‘place’ was unexpectedly ripped aside from the idea of ‘work’, these organisations have proven the power and resilience that underlies the Nice Place to Work ethos. Having developed a deep sense of belief inside and throughout their groups, they’ve proved that anyplace – from a producing facility to a spare bed room – could be a Nice Place to Work.
What issues are the basics: treating your staff with equity and respect, and conserving them in control with related, genuine, and sincere communication.” stated Cathal Divilly, CEO at Nice Place to Work® Eire.
“Reaching the factors to look on this listing of Greatest Workplaces in Eire is an enormous achievement in any 12 months, and all of the extra so in a 12 months the place disruptions to the office that will have taken a long time have been as a substitute carried out virtually in a single day.
Staff throughout Eire have proven nice ranges of adaptability and adaptability to those circumstances – they usually’ve additionally proven that, left to their very own units, they’ll ship excessive ranges of efficiency from anyplace.
There’ll be a lot for us all to be taught as we come out of this unprecedented time: however what’s already changing into clear is that top-quality expertise might be drawn to workplaces that belief them to do their finest work wherever they’re.
The organisations that we recognise this 12 months have spent years creating a high-trust relationships with their groups, and have spent this 12 months persevering with to strengthen and maintain these bonds. On behalf of all of the crew at Nice Place to Work Eire, I’d prefer to take the time to say congratulations to all of Eire’s Greatest Workplaces 2021!”