About Us-Resource Employee Relations

About Us-Resource Employee Relations

About Us

Resource was set up to provide support and advice on employee and industrial relations, and conflict resolution to organisations of all sizes, across all sectors .

Resource has the skills, knowledge and experience to provide expert services, with a high level of credibility among all parties, to the employee relations dynamic.


Sean McHugh was previously President and Assistant General Secretary with Impact, the largest public sector union until 2001 when he set up Resource. He has over 25 years experience of employee relations and representation in the employee relations environment.


Since 2001, he has been accepted as an independent third-party in the resoluion of employment based disputes. He has assisted a range of large and small organisations in the resolution of employee relations issues through the use of modern dispute resolution techniques in the context of organisational change, industrial relations disputes, interpersonal difficulties and harassment.

These organisations include several large health bodies/hospitals, various local authorities, statutory organisations, voluntary organisations, and private sector companies. Further details of these can be supplied on a confidential basis, if necessary.


He has conducted a significant number of workplace mediations and investigations on an independent basis in line with best practice for the conduct of such matters.


Currently, Resource offers training programmes in Interpersonal Skills, Negotiations, Harassment at Work and a broad range of Human Resource topics, with special emphasis on dispute resolution.

Resource also engages a range of experienced and qualified associates for specific assignments where required.


Back office support and administration is headed up by Mary Cosgrove, Office Manager. Mary has a strong background in administration and has undertaken the Office Manager role in Resource since it was set up in 2001.

She deals with all aspects of administration, support and finance aross all aspects of Resource's business.

Any queries can be forwarded through the following link: Contact Us 

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