Tasmanian Government – Department of State Growth Employer of Choice Awards
On 22nd June Lady Gowrie Tasmania was recognised as an Employer of Choice by the Tasmanian Government – Department of State Growth. This award is acknowledgement of the commitment the organisation has to its people.
Lady Gowrie Tasmania Inc
Under the unifying principle of children first, the team at Lady Gowrie displays a real understanding of their personal impact on the lives of families. There is a clear motivation at all levels to contribute to business strategy and strive for continuous quality improvement. The Board directs formal succession planning where leaders are identified and supported to step up. The leadership program developed in-house is now delivered across the industry. The health and wellbeing of everyone is a priority. Providing flexibility is important, even when it’s hard to manage. Staff say they are listened to, they are supported to learn and develop, they are proud to make a difference and they are personally appreciated by their CEO. The judges noted the shared values, beliefs and the culture of ‘we’ that has enabled this organisation to deal successfully with significant changes.