Employer Excellence Programme

Employer Excellence Programme

The mark that will help you hire.

The Fáilte Ireland Employer Excellence Programme has been developed to support businesses to drive great employee engagement, and continuously build the appeal of their workplace.

The Employer Excellence Programme brings businesses on a three-year journey and have access to a range of assets and supports including: 

  • The opportunity to be certified and recognised as an Excellent Employer. 
  • An independent Employee Survey and Insights Report. 
  • Best-in-Class Fundamentals of People & Performance Management Training developed especially for this programme by Fáilte Ireland with top HR experts. 
  • Continuous support and resources to enhance your Employee Experience. 

The Employer Excellence Programme spotlights excellent employers to help reposition the tourism sector as a rewarding and attractive place to work. Check out some of the businesses below who share their stories of success. 

Registration for the program is now open. Sign up via the Trade Portal by, clicking on the button below. 

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Employer Excellence Programme Success Stories  

Employer Excellence how to Sign Up  


Download the Employer Excellence Programme Guidelines to learn more about the programme.

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Find out about all the elements that make up the Employer Excellence Programme.

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Read our most frequently asked questions about the Employer Excellence Programme.

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For all queries in relation to this programme, please contact Customer Support by telephone on 0818 888800 or +353 (0)1-5741990, or by email at customersupport@failteireland.ie.