Gloucester City Homes Ranks as Top Employer

Gloucester City Homes (GCH) has been renamed as one of ‘The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For’ in the not-for-profit category.

The achievement was announced at an awards event in London on 21st February where Gloucester City Homes were unveiled as ranking the 71st top employer in the prestigious and nationwide list of companies.

Best Companies 2018
Prize recieved by Tara Jones and Shaun Meek

The award recognises excellence in the workplace across numerous areas including leadership and organisational values, training and prospects, wellbeing, teamwork, employee engagement, and how the organisation contributes to the wider community.

The accreditation is based on feedback from 139 staff, which examines the ins-and-outs of company life and work environment.

Tara Jones, Property Care Team Leader and GCH Employee of the Year who attended the awards ceremony said: “I was incredibly privileged and proud to be standing in a room with other organisations who do what we do, and say that we are one of the best.”

Ashley Green, Chief Executive of GCH comments: “This is a fantastic achievement and demonstrates the high level of employee engagement and support we provide our teams that ensures we provide high quality tenant services. To again finish within the Sunday Times Top 100 non-profit making organisations three times in a row is testimony to all of our wonderful employees and the care and passion that they put in on a daily basis.”

Tim Dare, Chair of GCH adds: “I am very proud of our organisation where our teams are highly motivated and will often go the extra mile on behalf of our tenants. We are strong community provider and as Chair of the Board, it is great to be recognised as a top 100 organisation”