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Dorota, Hotel Manager

Dorota has conquered the York market and worked her way up from one of our Housekeepers to managing one of our York hotels. She has had a huge influence on her Hotel Team Members and continuously encourages improvement and growth. Dorota always makes time for extreme sports ensuring her bucket list gets regularly ticked off.

Dorota's career path

  • team-member

  • Management Development Programme

  • medium-hotel

  • small-hotel

  • Team Member, York Central

    Aug 2013 - Aug 2014

    Having started in the business as a Housekeeper in our 93-bedroom York Central property, Dorota quickly discovered her passion for people and soon realised that she could easily further her career with Travelodge.

  • Management Training, York Micklegate

    Aug 2014 - Oct 2014

    Looking to gain more knowledge and skills, Dorota moved to our slightly larger site at York Micklegate, a property of 103 rooms. Our Management Development Programme really helped build her confidence.

  • Assistant Hotel Manager, York Central

    Jan 2016 - Oct 2016

    She then came back to York Central as Assistant Hotel Manager, where Dorota used her newly learnt experiences and knowledge from her training, to coach her team and deliver key results.

  • Hotel Manager, York Hull Road

    Oct 2016 - Present

    Dorota quickly proved that she was fully capable of running her own hotel, and is now running our 40-bed York city centre hotel as Hotel Manager