How do you attract, recruit, train and mobilise a workforce of thousands for a task lasting only a few weeks? For Sodexo this is a scenario but not a challenge.
We’ve heard the saying,’ if you can’t be yourself, who can you be, everyone else is taken’ highlighted in a tweet made by non-other that Barrack Obama .
Last week saw the FutureChef final at Westminster Kingsway College, an amazing day of aspiring young talent competing for the FutureChef 2016 title. Sodexo is a long term sponsor of FutureChef, and as such supports the most prolific young person’s programme encouraging young people into the Hospitality and Catering industry.
It has been a fantastic few weeks for our finance community within Sodexo UK & Ireland. Two of our employees have been accepted on to the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Leaders of Tomorrow programme.
To celebrate the end National Apprenticeship Week, we would like to highlight some of the fantastic and dedicated apprentices we have at Sodexo.
The BESA (Building & Engineering Services Association) recently awarded Sodexo in the areas of technical services and training (winner and attendee listing below). In addition to the BESA awards, Adam McHaffie (apprentice at Wythenshawe Hospital) won an award for Electrician of the Year, awarded by BATJIC (British and Trades Joint Industrial Council). He will collect his award the on 18th March.
I quickly decided that Sodexo’s IT support desk, known as Solutionline, was a great place to work- the whole team were friendly and supportive, we went to lunch together, helped each other on calls and we also had good relationships with the wider IT team.
As a professional recruiter at Sodexo, I understand that it is important as an employer for us to attend events so that we can meet with potential talent and discuss working for Sodexo and our Quality of Life Services. However, we often question how successful an event was? For me, the most important success that […]
This post was written in conjunction with Kevin Moxham, L&D Business Partner, Sodexo and Marc Vincent, HR Services Manager, Sodexo. Sodexo was very proud to be shortlisted for three CIPD People Management Awards, Best Diversity and Inclusion initiative, Best Learning and Development initiative, HR/L&D Team of the year (organisation of 250+ employees). The prestigious annual CIPD […]