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Thank you for saluting our Forces

Thank you for saluting our Forces

 
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Last week was Armed Forces Week; a celebration of the Armed Forces across the region who keep us safe, and an opportunity for Sodexo to celebrate our own teams who support the military community every day.

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#SaluteOurForces

Salute our Forces

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Each year, Armed Forces Week (22 to 28 June) provides Sodexo with the opportunity to commemorate the Armed Forces across the region, and gives us a chance to celebrate our own Hidden Heroes who are helping the military in a number of different ways.

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Recognising your Hidden Heroes

Recognising your Hidden Heroes

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As we continue to stop the spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) and work together to rise again, we must all make sure to continue thanking those making a difference every day.

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Have a Safe Day Awards 2020

Our health and safety champions

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Our region’s 2020 Have a Safe Day Award finalists were announced last week, with two individuals and one team nominated by you being shortlisted for the global finals - discover who they are and what they did to be nominated.

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We will not be silent

We will not be silent

Time 30 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

After recent events in the United States of America and across the world, read a message prepared for all colleagues from the executive co-sponsors of our Culture & Origins employee network that recognises the feelings of frustration, anger and pain stretching beyond the USA into the UK and Ireland.

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Volunteer's Week 2020

Volunteers' Week 2020

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This Volunteers' Week (1 to 7 June 2020) we’re taking the opportunity to celebrate all the Sodexo Hidden Heroes across the region who have been supporting their communities through volunteering, both prior to and during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

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We will rise again

We will rise again

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With the launch of rise with Sodexo, Sodexo Ambassador Matt Dawson takes the opportunity in his last Hidden Heroes video message to thank just some of your colleagues who are already helping our clients to safely reopen their doors.

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Hidden Heroes

You are helping us to rise

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Last week we saw the launch of rise with Sodexo, our new programme aimed at helping our clients prepare to reopen or be reconfigured to meet the requirements of their new normal. We know that this means the hard work continues for many of you, and for some this work is already underway, so this week we are celebrating our Hidden Heroes who are helping our clients rise with confidence.

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Spreading kindness with Matt

Spreading kindness with Matt

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This week, you have all been spreading the joy of kindess in celebration of Mental Health Awareness Week (18 to 24 May 2020) and IDAHOBIT (17 May 2020), supporting each other, friends, family and the communities where we operate. This week Matt thanks just a few of our Hidden Heroes truly paying it forward.

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Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

#SodexoKindness

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From Captain Tom Moore, to those working in the NHS, or supporting local charities, kindness comes in all shapes and sizes, and can have a profound impact. Monday 18 to Sunday 24 May 2020 is Mental Health Awareness Week, and the theme this year is kindness. Sodexo UK & Ireland is looking to support a national campaign to raise one million acts of kindness, spreading positivity and improving mental wellness along the way.

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A Hidden Hero comes along

A Hidden Hero comes along

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To celebrate Mental Health Awareness Week (18 to 24 May 2020), we're recognising the hundreds of kind acts performed by Sodexo's Hidden Heroes across the region since the beginnings of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

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A massive thanks from Matt

A massive thanks from Matt

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On Wednesday 13 May 2020, we celebrated the industry’s annual World FM (facilities management) Day. With the Coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis shining a light on our industry like never before, there’s never been a better time to celebrate our FM Hidden Heroes - watch Matt thank our FM Hidden Heroes,

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Hidden Heroes

Celebrating our FM Hidden Heroes

Time 54 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

It’s World FM (facilities management) Day on Wednesday 13 May 2020. Throughout this week, we will be celebrating the fantastic contributions made by our FM colleagues during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.The crisis has shone a spotlight on our industry like never before, and we are proud of all of our colleagues for showing just how important our FM roles are.

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Your weekly thank you

Your weekly thank you

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In this week's video message, Matt says thank you to the Hidden Heroes in Sodexo who have been mobilised to support the Armed Forces through their roles as military Reservists and other emergency services volunteers celebrating VE (Victory in Europe) Day on Friday 8 May 2020.

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Hidden Heroes

Supporting our Armed Forces

Time 62 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

On 8 May 2020, the UK will be commemorating the 75th anniversary of VE (Victory in Europe) Day. What better time to celebrate the Hidden Heroes in our Government & Agencies business, who are playing a vital role in supporting the military’s response to the Coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis?

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Matt's Friday thank you

Matt's Friday thank you

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Watch the second video thank you message from our Ambassador and Regional Leadership Committee member, Matt Dawson, recognising just a few of the Hidden Heroes making charitable contributions in their own time or throug hStop Hunger.

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Hidden Heroes

Paying back to the community

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For some of us, the Easter weekend was a chance to down tools for a few days and relax after what has been an exceptionally busy time. But not for our Community Payback team in South Yorkshire, who were busy delivering essential food supplies to some of the most vulnerable in their community.

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Thank you from Matt

Thank you from Matt

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In a new weekly feature, our Ambassador and Regional Leadership Committee member, Matt Dawson, will be sharing a Friday thank you video to recognise just a few of the Hidden Heroes living Sodexo’s values every day.

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The Hidden Heroes our students deserve

The Hidden Heroes our students deserve

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For many of us, restrictions on movements have resulted in more time at home. But, there are still many students in their university accommodation, living many miles away from their families. In a superb display of our values, our Student Living by Sodexo team is playing a huge role in supporting students in a virtual manner.

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We need you graphics

Support your colleagues through redeployment

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Hundreds of colleagues across the UK and Ireland have successfully redeployed to support our essential public services including the NHS, but we need more to join them: We Need You. 

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Thank you to Sodexo’s Hidden Heroes!

Thank you to Sodexo’s Hidden Heroes!

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Introducing our Hidden Heroes - those Sodexo colleagues' who are rising to the challenge and embodying Sodexo’s values in the fight against Coronavirus (Covid-19) by supporting the NHS and beyond.

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Volunteering safely

Volunteering safely

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On 26 March 2020, Sodexo issued guidance to help colleagues to continue to volunteer - safely - in support of Stop Hunger’s charity partners, or the NHS. Find out how you can start or continue the good work that is helping those who need it most.

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Sean's Lucky Number!

Sean's Lucky Number!

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Sean Haley, Sodexo UK & Ireland Region Chair, has kindly decided to donate his Your Lucky Number winnings to two different charities, helping them during this difficult time as Coronavirus continues to affect the third sector’s ability to support those most at risk in society.

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Ten top tips for working from home

Ten top tips for working from home

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In light of the continued spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19), and in line with the latest Government advice, many Sodexo colleagues will, in some way, be changing the way they work for the foreseeable future

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Introducing our 2020 Sodexo Chef of the Year

Introducing our 2020 Sodexo Chef of the Year

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After taking part in a live cook-off against eight of his colleagues, Hospitality Head Chef Ronnel Nulud from Energy & Resources was crowned Sodexo Chef of the Year 2020. Find out more about Ronnel's winning dishes!

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Moving on up with SheWorks

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As part of our celebrations for International Women’s Day in 2019, Sodexo launched the SheWorks job shadowing programme, which aimed to connect women across the company with ambassadors in Facilities Management (FM) roles, to learn more about our activities, and explore future career opportunities.

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We are #SodexoApprentices

We are #SodexoApprentices

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National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) 2020 runs from 3 - 9 February 2020.

The theme of NAW 2020 is #LookBeyond, asking employers and colleagues to celebrate the diversity and value that apprenticeships bring to businesses and local communities.

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People power!

People power!

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On 21 January 2020, Energy & Resources held a special employee recognition event on the Bateaux London to celebrate the segments’ ‘Everyday Heroes’.

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Strictly Come Prancing is a flying success!

Strictly Come Prancing is a flying success!

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After raising more than £3,700 for Stop Hunger, three titles have been awarded to Sodexo colleagues who came together over the festive period for Strictly Come Prancing - a 5km Christmas dash, prance or dance to raise money for Stop Hunger.

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Long Service Awards 2019

Long Service Awards 2019

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On Wednesday 11 December 2019, Sodexo welcomed 174 colleagues to Liverpool for the Long Service Awards. The Long Service Awards is our opportunity to recognise and celebrate the loyalty and service of colleagues marking 20, 30, 40 and 50 year work anniversaries with Sodexo – with this year’s remarkable recipients clocking up a remarkable 7,500 years between them!

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Spirit of Sodexo Awards

Spirit of Sodexo Awards 2019

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Over 600 Sodexo colleagues came together on Thursday 12 December 2019 for a glittering awards ceremony at our Sports & Leisure venue, the ACC Liverpool, to celebrate the winners of our inaugural Spirit of Sodexo Awards.

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International Day of People with Disabilities 2019

International Day of People with Disabilities

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Each year, on 3 December, Sodexo recognises the United Nations (UN) International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPwD). This year, we asked one of our colleagues to present our theme - find out more here.

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Festive supermarket sweep

Festive supermarket sweep

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Last weekend, more than 30 Sodexo colleagues volunteered their time to support Stop Hunger at Tesco supermarkets up and down the UK, helping to collect food for The Trussell Trust and FareShare.

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The competition’s heating up!

The competition’s heating up!

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After being pushed to their culinary limits, 10 Sodexo chefs have been announced as finalists of the 2020 Sodexo Chef of the Year competition being held at London’s ExCel in March next year.

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Marine Conservation Society beach cleans

Reversing the plastic tide

Time 263 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

In the beginning of October 2019, 52 Sodexo colleagues joined the Marine Conservation Society on four beach cleans with the aim to create real change and reverse the plastic tide affecting British coastlines

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Black History Month 2019

Black History Month

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Join the Origins employee network in celebrating Black History Month 2019 by attending one of hundreds of events across the nation.

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Wellbeing Matters

World Mental Health Day 2019

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World Mental Health Day is recognised by the World Health Organisation on 10 October each year. The theme for 2019, set by the World Federation for Mental Health, is suicide prevention. Read how Sodexo is committed to your quality of life.

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Aspire

Welcome to Aspire

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Harness the power of conversation with Aspire - Sodexo’s new performance development framework for Ingenium users.

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#Throwback to Manchester Pride

#Throwback to Manchester Pride

Time 296 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

During the 2019 summer, members of the Pride UK & Ireland employee network committed to marching in both the London and Manchester parade events.

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#MyStopHungerPledge

Make a difference in your community

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Between March and August 2019, over 300 Sodexo colleagues have volunteered with Stop Hunger! Did you know that you can apply for up to three days of paid leave each year to support the cause? Find out how you can take part and join the fight against hunger.

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Ian Tennant

Game, set, match

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Before receiving a kidney transplant in 2017, Ian didn’t think he would compete in sport again. In 2019, Ian flew the flag for Sodexo at the British Transplant Games and swung to victory, winning two gold medals.

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Coventry University - The Courtyard

University team shines at staff Excellence Awards 2019

Time 340 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Congratulations to the team at Coventry University, who along with their client have won an Excellence Award at the university’s annual conference and awards ceremony.

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Armed Forces Day

Sodexo salutes the Armed Forces

Time 352 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

On Saturday 29 June 2019, Sodexo teams joined in the Armed Forces Day celebrations to #SaluteOurForces - discover the winner of the photo competition here!

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New Sodexo discount

New Sodexo discount now available

Time 354 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

From July 2019, colleagues can now take advantage of car leasing discounts through Intelligent Car Leasing - click here to grab this exclusive discount!

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#SodexoPride

#Throwback to Pride in London

Time 355 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

On Saturday 6 July 2019, members of the Sodexo Pride UK & Ireland employee network descended on London to march in the city’s Pride parade.

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Pride in London 2019

Pride in London 2019

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This Saturday (6 July 2019), Sodexo will take part in the 2019 Pride in London parade, the largest event of its kind in the UK!

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Armed Forces Day 2019

Armed Forces Day 2019

Time 372 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Sodexo is proud to #SaluteOurForces for this year’s Armed Forces Day on Saturday 29 June 2019. The day takes place at the end of Armed Forces Week, giving us all a chance to recognise those who serve or have served in the UK Armed Forces.

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Celebrating our Reservists

Celebrating our Reservists

Time 374 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

As part of Armed Forces Week, Sodexo is celebrating Reserves Day on Wednesday 26 June 2019

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#SaluteOurForces

Sodexo is proud to #SaluteOurForces

Time 376 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Armed Forces Day in the United Kingdom is an annual event which celebrates people who serve or have served in the British Armed Forces. It’s a chance to show support for people in the Armed Forces community - from active Service personnel to military families, veterans and cadets

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SSAFA Young Achievers Awards

Sponsoring recognition in Cyprus

Time 379 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Sodexo Government & Agencies sponsors the 2019 SSAFA Young Achievers Awards in British Forces Cyprus (BFC) paying tribute to 60 children and young adults.

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Gemma Amor - Craft Guild of Chef Awards 2019

Gemma scoops Craft Guild of Chefs award

Time 388 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Congratulations to Ascot Racecourse Executive chef Gemma Amor who won the Banqueting & Event Chef award at the 2019 Craft Guild of Chefs Awards.

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News

Thank you for saluting our Forces
 

Thank you for saluting our Forces

Last week was Armed Forces Week; a celebration of the Armed Forces across the region who keep us safe, and an opportunity for Sodexo to celebrate our own teams who support the military community every day.

 
#SaluteOurForces
 

Salute our Forces

Each year, Armed Forces Week (22 to 28 June) provides Sodexo with the opportunity to commemorate the Armed Forces across the region, and gives us a chance to celebrate our own Hidden Heroes who are helping the military in a number of different ways.

 
Recognising your Hidden Heroes
 

Recognising your Hidden Heroes

As we continue to stop the spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) and work together to rise again, we must all make sure to continue thanking those making a difference every day.

 
Have a Safe Day Awards 2020
 

Our health and safety champions

Our region’s 2020 Have a Safe Day Award finalists were announced last week, with two individuals and one team nominated by you being shortlisted for the global finals - discover who they are and what they did to be nominated.

 
We will not be silent
 

We will not be silent

After recent events in the United States of America and across the world, read a message prepared for all colleagues from the executive co-sponsors of our Culture & Origins employee network that recognises the feelings of frustration, anger and pain stretching beyond the USA into the UK and Ireland.

 
Volunteer's Week 2020
 

Volunteers' Week 2020

This Volunteers' Week (1 to 7 June 2020) we’re taking the opportunity to celebrate all the Sodexo Hidden Heroes across the region who have been supporting their communities through volunteering, both prior to and during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

 
We will rise again
 

We will rise again

With the launch of rise with Sodexo, Sodexo Ambassador Matt Dawson takes the opportunity in his last Hidden Heroes video message to thank just some of your colleagues who are already helping our clients to safely reopen their doors.

 
Hidden Heroes
 

You are helping us to rise

Last week we saw the launch of rise with Sodexo, our new programme aimed at helping our clients prepare to reopen or be reconfigured to meet the requirements of their new normal. We know that this means the hard work continues for many of you, and for some this work is already underway, so this week we are celebrating our Hidden Heroes who are helping our clients rise with confidence.

 
Spreading kindness with Matt
 

Spreading kindness with Matt

This week, you have all been spreading the joy of kindess in celebration of Mental Health Awareness Week (18 to 24 May 2020) and IDAHOBIT (17 May 2020), supporting each other, friends, family and the communities where we operate. This week Matt thanks just a few of our Hidden Heroes truly paying it forward.

 
 
Shout it out!

Shout it out!

With 36,000 colleagues in the Sodexo UK & Ireland region, we know there are lots of you out there doing great things. And, we’d love to share your successes across the business.

Share your good news - this could be a contract win, client or customer praise, service innovations, or just great people doing great things!

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