The Sunday Times lists The Cavendish London as Best Small Company fourth year running

The Cavendish London has been crowned as one of Britain’s top employers by workplace specialists Best Companies, achieving 63rd place in The Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For.
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The Cavendish London has been crowned as one of Britain’s top employers by workplace specialists Best Companies, achieving 63rd place in The Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For.

The Cavendish London, based in the well-located area of Jermyn Street in the St James’s area of Mayfair, well known for its exceptional service, has retained the title of the only London hotel to be listed as one of The Best Small Companies to Work For.  The Cavendish aims to deliver a superior 4 star service in London for business and leisure travellers, where award-winning people create a second-to-none hospitality service.

General manager Neil Braude says: “We’re thrilled to have been awarded this title for the  fourth year running. To be the only hotel listed in the Top 100 Best Small Companies is a real testament to the sheer passion and hard work the team put in.  The key to our success is investing in our people, communication and empowering our employees. And happy employees deliver great service to guests.”

The Cavendish London was praised for its high standards in ‘giving something back’ where they are commended for their employee communication.  They also scooped second highest in the category ‘taking care of the environment’.  Commended four years running is a statement to the industry of the power of good leadership, clear level of employee engagement and successes of the training and development provided.

Sarah Banner, HR manager adds: “We want to see our people learn and grow and recognise the need to invest in their development.  We have created training programmes individually tailored to help them achieve their goals.”


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About The Sunday Times’ 100 Best Companies to Work For

The Sunday Times list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For is derived from the views of employees and the policies and processes of employers.

It identifies best practice in the British workplace and ranks companies according to their performance in eight key indicators of employee engagement: Leadership, My Manager, Personal Growth, Wellbeing, My Team, Giving Something Back, My Company, Fair Deal.

About The Cavendish London

•   Rosa Lewis was the famous proprietor of The Cavendish from 1902-1952. The celebrity cook of her time had clients including King Edward VII and Winston Churchill’s family.

• The Cavendish London is one of the most eco-friendly hotels in London, receiving the Most Sustainable Business award from Visit London in 2010 and three gold stars from the Sustainable Restaurant Association

• Guests have rated The Cavendish London 92% on TripAdvisor

•  Today, The Cavendish London is a four-star, 230-room independent hotel that continues to offer the exceptionally high standards of Rosa Lewis

•  Its British restaurant Petrichor holds an AA Rosette

• The Cavendish London was a winner of the Springboard Best Career Progression Award 2011

•   In 2011 The Cavendish London Front of House team won the Front of House Team of the Year at the Hotel Cateys

• In 2012 The Cavendish London HR Manager Sarah Banner won HR Manager of the Year at the Hotel Cateys

• The Cavendish London has been listed as one of The Sunday Times Top 100 Small Companies to Work For 4 times and highlighted as a 3 Star Best Company for the last 3 years

•  In 2012 Richard Jenkins, Head Concierge was top 3 in the Golden Keys Concierge of the Year Award

•  In 2012 The Ascott Limited Group acquired The Cavendish Hotel.  The Cavendish London will be operating as a hotel until at least the end of 2014 and continues to offer a superior service to its business and leisure customers.
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