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5 minutes with…Caroline Jarvis

Caroline Jarvis

 
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Caroline Jarvis started out as a food service assistant at Santander Bradford but her inquisitive nature saw her make swift progress to the role of chef de partie. She recently completed her NVQ 2 in Food Production.

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Abigail Jeffreys

Abigail Jeffreys

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Among the historic artefacts and exhibitions which trace the history of modern warfare, Abigail has recently started her career in events and hospitality.

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Tim Holtam

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Tim Holtam is Sodexo’s head of services at Wythenshawe Hospital in Greater Manchester. He picked up a Star Award in November 2017 for his team’s commitment to safety. Tim tells us more about their success.

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Chef Mathew Shipley showered with accolades just two years into the trade

Mathew Shipley

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Chef Mathew Shipley showered with accolades just two years into the trade

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Gio is passionate about food, and developing craft skills

Gio Macori, chef manager on Petrofac’s FPF1

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Gio is passionate about food, and developing craft skills; his enthusiasm really motivates the team. His friendly Italian personality means he’s always willing to assist others, embodying our values in terms of customer service.

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CHEF MALCOLM EMERY

CHEF MALCOLM EMERY

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Malcolm Emery is no ordinary chef. His glamorous career has included catering the country’s most impressive venues and events; to drop a few names: Windsor Castle, Hampton Court Palace, the Lord Mayor’s Banquet and Buckingham Palace’s Garden Parties.

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Lisa Maker, Catering Assistant

Lisa Maker

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How long have you worked at Truro High School for Girls?
I have worked at the school for 15 years.

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Tony Crosbie, general manager

Tony Crosbie

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The American Express (AMEX) Community Stadium, nestled in the South Downs, is home to Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club, who recently made it into the Premier League.

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Linda Semple-Lauchlan

Linda Semple-Lauchlan

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5 minutes with... Linda Semple-Lauchlan

Linda Semple-Lauchlan is a cleaning team leader at the Leonardo Helicopters site in Yeovil which builds and develops helicopters for the Ministry of Defence.

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5 minutes with Debbie Dean

Debbie Dean

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We spent five minutes chatting to Debbie Dean, food services assistant, Nestle Halifax, a recent winner of a regional Star of the Month award.

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I was 17 years of age and I was the youngest shift porter in the team.

Tommy Weldridge

Time 495 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Tommy Weldridge, hospital porter at Wythenshawe Hospital in Greater Manchester.

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Dorina, centre in blue, at the Security awards

We spend five minutes with Dorina Popoveniuc

Time 551 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Dorina Popoveniuc, one of six finalists in the 2016 national Women in Security Awards, run by Professional Security magazine.

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Emma Longmate relishes making the ordinary extraordinary.

Emma Longmate

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Emma Longmate relishes making the ordinary extraordinary. As Sodexo’s contract director for seven schools run as part of a private finance initiative (PFI) she’s always looking for ways to exceed her clients’ expectations.

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5 minutes with... Mal Jones, Unilever Port Sunlight

Mal Jones

Time 628 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

I joined Unilever in 1976 at the tender age of 16, working as an office assistant in the wage department at Lever House in Port Sunlight on the Wirral.

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5 minutes with...Robert Taylor, employment coordinator, HMP Addiewell

Robert Taylor

Time 671 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Robert Taylor has played an invaluable role at HMP Addiewell since joining in September 2015.

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Five minutes with Tom Martin

Tom Martin

Time 690 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Tom Martin, student experience manager, Northumbria University.

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Alessandra Merryweather Learning and development manager, Stoke Mandeville Hospital

Alessandra Merryweather

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We spend five minutes with Alessandra Merryweather learning and development manager, Stoke Mandeville Hospital

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Josh Corbett, Marketing manager, major events, Sports & Leisure

Josh Corbett

Time 802 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Josh Corbett, Marketing manager, major events, Sports & Leisure.

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Jill Lawrence, office services helpdesk coordinator, Energy & Resources

Jill Lawrence

Time 845 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Jill Lawrence, office services helpdesk coordinator, Energy & Resources

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Tiffany Hung, contract manager for Horticultural Services, South East

Tiffany Hung

Time 894 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Tiffany Hung, contract manager for Horticultural Services, South East

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We spend five minutes with Beryl Zarb, catering assistant, Queen’s Hospital Romford

Beryl Zarb

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We spend five minutes with Beryl Zarb, catering assistant, Queen’s Hospital Romford, 36 years working in hospital catering.

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We spend five minutes with Jack Martin, the Reservations and Reception Agent at Bateaux London.

Jack Martin

Time 963 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Jack Martin, the Reservations and Reception Agent at Bateaux London.

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Five minutes with Beth Tennison, chef, Saltend Chemicals Park, Hull

Beth Tennison

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We spend five minutes with Beth Tennison, chef, Saltend Chemicals Park, Hull.

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Five minutes with Jon Andrews, deputy estates manager at Stoke Mandeville Hospital

Jon Andrews

Time 1013 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Jon Andrews, deputy estates manager at Stoke Mandeville Hospital.

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Clare Bradnam, sales manager, Bradford University School of Management and Law (Heaton Mount).

Clare Bradnam

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We spend five minutes with Clare Bradnam, sales manager, Bradford University School of Management and Law (Heaton Mount).

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Brian Edmed, kitchen porter, Junior Ranks Dining Centre at Battlesbury Barracks, Warminster, Wiltshire

Brian Edmed

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We spend five minutes with Brian Edmed, kitchen porter, Junior Ranks Dining Centre at Battlesbury Barracks, Warminster, Wiltshire.

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Richard Grundy, security supervisor at Unilever, Leeds

Richard Grundy

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We spend five minutes with Richard Grundy, security supervisor at Unilever, Leeds

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We spend five minutes with Aoife Keohane, technical laboratory support at GSK, Cork.

Aoife Keohane

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We spend five minutes with Aoife Keohane, technical laboratory support at GSK, Cork.

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Dave Huntley

Time 1097 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Dave Huntley, horticultural instructor at HMP Northumberland.

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Pauline Craig

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We spend five minutes with Pauline Craig, operations manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse in Glasgow.

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Nathan Farrer

Nathan Farrer

Time 1161 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Nathan Farrer, cleaner at Cawdor Barracks, Brawdy.

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Lynsey Herkes

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We spend five minutes with Lynsey Herkes, lounge manager at the Emirates Lounge, Glasgow Airport.

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Lynn Jux

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We spend five minutes with Lynn Jux, receptionist at Toyota, Burgh Heath.

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Charmaine Kennedy

Charmaine Kennedy

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We spend five minutes with Charmaine Kennedy, retail supervisor at Central Manchester University Hospitals.

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THANK YOU FOR TAKING PART!

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Support us in keeping people off the bread line
 

Stop Hunger

This year Stop Hunger Day is on 9 May and we are inviting you to join us in making it another successful year. By making a #MyStopHungerPledge and pledging your support to volunteer with one of our partner charities or fundraise for the Foundation.

 
Perth College UHI students get a taste of hospitality from Sodexo
 

CRAFT SKILLS WEEK

Sodexo was on hand to support the talented chefs of the future at Perth College UHI as they served up a ‘Spring Time Awakening’ dinner to invited VIPs and industry heads including Scotland’s Deputy First Minister John Swinney.

 
New facilities management and school food contract with seven schools
 

SWINDON SCHOOLS CONTRACT

Sodexo has won a five-year, £10 million Integrated Facilities Management contract with seven schools in Swindon to provide hard and soft FM services and catering.

 
Sodexo has been recognised for its leadership in gender equality by being named in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2018 for the fifth straight year.
 

TOP 50 EMPLOYERS FOR WOMEN

Sodexo has been recognised for its leadership in gender equality by being named in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2018 for the fifth straight year.

 
Sodexo has published its second Public Service Pledge, a strategic and ethical set of commitments to its customers, employees and communities.
 

PUBLIC SERVICE PLEDGE PUBLISHED

Sodexo has published its second Public Service Pledge, a strategic and ethical set of commitments to its customers, employees and communities.

 
SODEXO SPONSORS ‘WHAT’S SHE DOING HERE’ EXHIBITION
 

SODEXO SPONSORS ‘WHAT’S SHE DOING HERE’ EXHIBITION

Sodexo Ireland is one of the sponsors of the ‘What’s She Doing Here - Women at Work 1918-2018’ Exhibition, running from 31 March to 10 June 2018 at the Little Museum of Dublin, one of the capital’s top-rated attractions. 

 
On your marks, get set, go!
 

SODEXO SAFETY OLYMPICS

Are you taking part in the Sodexo Safety Olympics? We are now three weeks into the competition and, as of 10 April, there are 3,249 teams taking part, which represents an amazing 27,963 people worldwide.

 
Sodexo has become the first caterer in Scotland to achieve the healthyliving plus award across all food services at multiple contract sites.
 

HEALTHYLIVING PLUS AWARD

Sodexo has become the first caterer in Scotland to achieve the healthyliving plus award across all food services at multiple contract sites.