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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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IOH Awards 2019

Hospitality in their hearts

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Congratulations to executive chef Stephen Chambers and front of house assistant Jacqueline Thompson for winning big at the 2019 Institute of Hospitality, Northern Ireland Awards.

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IDAHOBIT 2019

IDAHOBIT 2019

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On Friday 17 May 2019, hundreds of Sodexo people wore purple to show their #SodexoPride and solidarity with their LGBT+ colleagues to celebrate IDAHOBIT (International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia & Transphobia).

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Together We Grow

Introducing Sodexo Government & Agencies

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In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo’s Defence & Government Services segment has changed its name to Government & Agencies to reflect Sodexo’s clients, consumers and business needs.

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Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

#BeBodyKind for Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

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Body image issues can affect all of us and directly impact our mental health - this Mental Health Awareness Week, take action to improve how we feel about our bodies and #BeBodyKind.

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TT50 2019

The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2019

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Sodexo has been named as one of The Times Top 50 Employers for Women for the sixth consecutive year!

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#WasteLESSWeek

Spilling the beans on waste

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The Stryker Belfast team lifts the lid on winning the 2018 WasteLESS Week trophy.

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Sodexo Integrator team

Industry recognition for Sodexo Integrator team

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The Sodexo Integrator solution has been recognised for innovation at the 2019 British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) Awards

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British Ex-Forces in Business Awards 2019

Supporting the front-line

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Congratulations to Michael and Jamie who have been shortlisted for awards at the 2019 British Ex-Forces in Business Awards!

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Sodexo Employee Benefits

Your benefits

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In 2019, we are celebrating Sodexo Discounts' sixth birthday - see how much you can save!

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The King’s Hospital School’s

Stars in the making!

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Sodexo catering team features on Irish television celebrating The King’s Hospital School’s 350th anniversary in 2019.

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Stop Hunger Awards 2019

A time to reflect, recognise and celebrate!

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Last night (19 March 2019), the Sodexo Foundation Dinner celebrated Stop Hunger by fund raising £174,000 and recognising those who inspire others - #StopHungerAwards

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Celine

Celine has the power!

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Huge congratulations to Celine Lutzu who has been awarded with the Freedom of the City of London - one of the oldest traditional ceremonies in the world

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#IWD2019

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2019

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Find out what Sodexo is doing to celebrate #IWD2019 taking place on 8 March 2019

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Julia Jewes - commis chef apprentice

Julia rises to the top!

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Well done to commis chef apprentice Julia Jewers from Independents by Sodexo, who is through to the national heats of the prestigious Nestle Professional Toque d’Or 2019 competition

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Say it in a different way

Say it in a different way

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New cards are now available on Recognising You - share the good feeling!

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Pride Netwokrk Event

Empowering Pride at Sodexo

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On the week LGBT History Month 2019 starts, a Sodexo UK & Ireland Pride network event welcomed award winning Pips Bunce, to tell their personal story of being gender fluid and the importance of LGBT+ inclusion in business

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SCOTY2019

Sodexo Chef of the Year 2019

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The results are in and senior sous chef Andy Voice has been crowned Sodexo Chef of the Year at the 2019 Foodservice Show

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Salon Culinaire Winners

Salon Culinaire puts on a mouth-watering display

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Defence & Government Services employees shone at the 2018 Salon Culinaire competition, topping the medal table with 171 awards in total. The segment also boasted both the overall best in show winner, chef Elaine Morris (pictured), and the apprentice chef of the year, Patricia Gora.

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It's Black History Month with thousands of events happening around the UK.

Black History Month 2018

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Black History Month is an opportunity to celebrate the contribution black individuals have made to society.

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Matt Dawson presents at the Service Excellence Awards 2018

Service Excellence Awards 2018

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Stars recognised at ceremony at Ascot Racecourse

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From 3 September, we’re increasing the weekly prizes!

Your Lucky Number prizes increase

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Your Lucky Number, the weekly lottery that gives Sodexo employees the chance to win cash prizes while supporting Stop Hunger, has now surpassed 3,000 members - from 3 September, we’re increasing the weekly prizes!

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Volunteering safely
 

Volunteering safely

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.

 
Sean's Lucky Number!
 

Sean's Lucky Number!

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.

 
Ten top tips for working from home
 

Ten top tips for working from home

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

 
Introducing our 2020 Sodexo Chef of the Year
 

Introducing our 2020 Sodexo Chef of the Year

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!

 
Info
 

Moving on up with SheWorks

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.

 
We are #SodexoApprentices
 

We are #SodexoApprentices

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.

 
People power!
 

People power!

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

 
Strictly Come Prancing is a flying success!
 

Strictly Come Prancing is a flying success!

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.

 
Long Service Awards 2019
 

Long Service Awards 2019

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!

 
 
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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