Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Construction Consultants.
  • Website:
    http://www.jrp.co.uk
  • UK locations:
    London
  • Contact
    • 4th Floor, Craven House, 40-44 Uxbridge Road, Ealing, London, W5 2BS

About John Rowan and Partners LLP


What is it like to work for John Rowan and Partners LLP

My Manager
My Manager
The company are strong advocates of 360 degree feedback, they regularly engage a variety of coaches to deliver feedback and coach their employees in how to develop their own personal working styles to be as effective as they can. The company have found that matching the coach to the individual is an incredibly effective way of ensuring that the company continue to value the diversity of their workforce. Practically, they support continuous development with higher education, professional qualifications and in-house training. The company pay professional subscriptions on behalf of their employees irrespective of the profession to ensure that they can develop in the areas that interest and motivate them. Unique to John Rowan and Partners is the Grade Marking system, which means that promotion is based on evidence, not availability. In the annual Grade Marking process employees are promoted to the next grade as soon as they demonstrate that they are working at that level. People make the organisation, not the other way round. The company build into their business plans significant time for Development Activities to ensure that no-one is excluded from this continuous learning culture. They also provide specific support for those wishing to gain technical qualifications with the recognised professional body that supports their industry, with innovative learning sessions run by their leaders, individual coaching on presentation skills, and to top it all off, career coaching, and a long lunch with the Managing Partner on gaining the qualification, to celebrate and consider next steps.
Wellbeing
Wellbeing
Gym Subsidy – all employees enjoy the benefit of a monthly sports subsidy, for participation in any sort of activity. It encourages employees to use the gym, garden in their allotment, play golf, try a zumba or combat class and sends a clear signal of the high value the organisation places on health and wellbeing. In June the company  ran a Wellbeing Day, with a stress workshop, massages, table tennis tournament, a smoothie bike, healthy snacks and help and advice from specialists.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Work experience - 2 week rolling placements for local people and people living on our housing client’s homes, providing invaluable work experience to those people who struggle the most to get that first step into the world of work. Young enterprise challenge - With a theme of improving school buildings, students work in groups to come up with a new plan for redeveloping their school taking into account key objectives. Mock interviews and CV writing - To enable people to experience what they may encounter at an interview and enable them to present their CV in a format which will be attractive to a potential employer. Careers fairs - In association with clients, supply chain partners and universities. Paid time off for staff -,whether it’s in their local community or the company’s they allow staff fully paid time off to participate in community work of their choice. The company have managed to raise over £20,000 a year for their chosen charities Radio Lollipop, The Construction Youth Trust, CRASH and many others by running, rowing, walking and cycling. Any resident of the Green Man Lane regeneration area, a key client project, can make a pitch to a panel for an interest free business loan of £1000.

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Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave to all employees

  • Gym
    Gym

    Companies offering free gym/ sports facilities or subsidised gym memberships with at least 50% of employees taking this up

  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

    Companies offering private health insurance with at least 50% of employees taking this up

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    50% of employees with more than 5 years' service

  • Profit Related Payment
    Profit Related Payment

    Companies where profit related pay is available and at least 50% of people receive it

  • Development
    Development

    Non work related training supported

Company Statistics

  • Staff Turnover:

    19%

  • Average Age:

    40

  • Earning £35,000+:

    57%

  • Male : Female:

    69% / 31%

  • UK sites:

    9

  • Staff:

    95

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