4 May 2020

Nicola Payne, Nurse

4 May 2020

Care Home Specialist Nurse at NEMS CBS Ltd. “I love my job!” Nicola said.  “I set out each day to make a difference!” Throughout secondary school, Nicola wanted to be a Nurse.  However, after leaving at 16, she worked in the financial industry until the credit crush in 2007 and she was made redundant.  Already […]

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14 February 2020

Prisha Bathia – Digital Marketing Apprentice

14 February 2020

Prisha is a Digital Marketing Apprentice at Google UK. Prisha has a neurological condition called Sturge Weber Syndrome and was a patient at Great Ormond Street Hospital for over 17 years which she continues to fundraise for (and loves!). Prisha films videos on her Youtube channel to raise awareness of her condition to help people […]

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14 February 2020

Daniel Duffield – Student Paramedic Apprentice

14 February 2020

Daniel Duffield is an Inspiring the Future volunteer and Student Paramedic Apprentice for the West Midlands Ambulance Service. Before joining the ambulance service at just 19, Daniel worked in Pizza Hut, for the NHS and also took part in a work experience placement in Italy. Daniel has been an Inspiring the Future volunteer since September […]

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13 January 2020

Mandy Catchpole, Head of Nursing and Quality

13 January 2020

Mandy Catchpole is Head of Nursing and Quality at Hastings and Rother CCG. Starting her NHS life wanting to be a Midwife, Mandy didn’t end up where she thought she would be. When asked about her career, she told us how she became Head of Nursing and Quality and why others should think about a […]

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9 January 2020

Leanne Sheen, Solicitor

9 January 2020

Leanne Sheen is a Solicitor for Allen & Overy LLP. Working as a Solicitor abroad, Leanne has the chance to use foreign languages all the time, using another language other than English everyday! Could you give us some examples of when you have used foreign languages at work? I work in Frankfurt, Germany, and I […]

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30 December 2019

Emma Richardson, Midwife

30 December 2019

Emma Richardson is a Midwife at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. Emma’s career in nursing didn’t start the moment she left school.  Instead, she travelled and had other careers before going for her current role.  After studying hard, she was able to reach her goal and became a Midwife.  How?  She details this below. Can […]

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26 December 2019

Lucy Beney, Writer and Researcher

26 December 2019

Lucy Beney is a Freelance Writer and Researcher. Using a language other than English only occasionally, Lucy still believes that there are massive benefits to speaking another language.  Find out how she uses foreign languages at work below. Could you give us some examples of when you have used foreign languages at work? Attending conferences […]

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16 December 2019

Tracey Norris, Divisional Head of Nursing

16 December 2019

Tracey Norris works as the Divisional Head of Nursing at North Middlesex University Hospital. Entering into nursing at the age of 19, Tracey has had plenty of experience working with patients.  From begin an adult and children’s Nurse and gaining her Master’s degree, she has done so much in our hospitals. Can you give some […]

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12 December 2019

Katie Morrison, HR Business Partner

12 December 2019

Katie Morrison is an HR Business Partner at Canon Europe. Katie loves working in the EMEA headquarters of Canon, which is a very international and multicultural organisation (with 40+ nationalities!).  Although she works in a language other than English only occasionally, she believes that knowing another language is great for relationship building. Could you give […]

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2 December 2019

Martin Griffiths, Consultant Vascular and Trauma Surgeon

2 December 2019

Martin Griffiths is a Consultant Vascular and Trauma Surgeon at Barts Health NHS Trust. “Never be defeated by bad outcomes,” Martin advises young people interested in a career in healthcare.  He has taken the time to given young people some fantastic advice on how to follow his career path and what he has done to […]

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