18 November 2019

Jahnavi Daru, SpR in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Clinical Lecturer

18 November 2019

Jahnavi Daru is an SpR in Obstetrics and Gynaecology as well as a Clinical Lecturer. Despite the time away from home, Jahnavi enjoys his career and helping women with complex needs throughout their pregnancies.  He took the time to answer some questions about his work and the advice he would give to young people to […]

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14 November 2019

Marion Dubois, Project Manager

14 November 2019

Marion Dubois is a Project Manager at Nielsen. As a part of her role as a Project Manager, Marion uses a language other than English everyday.  Although she does not think that knowing another language is particularly relevant to her sector, she does believe that it is important for her job and that individuals should […]

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4 November 2019

Katherine Barratt, Midwife

4 November 2019

Katherine Barratt is a Midwife at Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust. Many individuals start off in one line of work and then change into another when something changes in their lives.  That was the way with Katherine, who was doing something completely different to what she does now when she started working. Can you give […]

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31 October 2019

Wendy Scott, Vice President

31 October 2019

Wendy Scott is the Vice President of the Royal Bank of Canada. While at work, Wendy uses a language other than English everyday.  Whether it is taking part in business trips to Luxembourg where she meets with French speaking colleagues, making clients conference calls, or negotiating load documentation, her languages skills help her get her […]

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21 October 2019

Ozma Ashiq, Senior Sister Cardiology

21 October 2019

Ozma Ashiq works as a Senior Sister of Cardiology at Frimley Health NHS Trust. After starting a degree in something that had nothing to do with healthcare, Ozma decided to change her career path when she got a job as a Healthcare Assistant.  Since then, she has been doing some amazing work in cardiology departments […]

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17 October 2019

Malin Freiberg, Director of Global Reward

17 October 2019

Malin Freiberg is the Director of Global Reward at Dialog Semiconductor. One might not think that the electronics sector does not require knowing a foreign language, but Malin uses a language other than English everyday!  From meetings to talking with colleagues, Malin finds knowing another language very beneficial while at work. Could you give us […]

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7 October 2019

Marsha Jones, Countywide Community Services Manager

7 October 2019

Marsha Jones is a Countywide Community Services Manager for Specialist Teams at the Worcestershire Health and Care Trust. After being discouraged to become an actress, Marsha was told that nursing would be a good career path.  After taking up a role, she hasn’t looked back and she’s taken the time to tell us why. Can […]

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3 October 2019

Paul Ketchley, Associate Lecturer

3 October 2019

Paul Ketchley is an Associate Lecturer with the Open University. While working for the Open University, Paul occasionally uses a foreign language at work.  Although this is mostly when travelling abroad for residential trips, he thinks that knowing another language is a big benefit. Could you give us some examples of when you have used […]

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23 September 2019

Adam Stewart, Engagement Officer

23 September 2019

Adam Steward is an Engagement Officer for the NHS Leeds CCG. “Going with the flow” is the advice Adam would give to young people interested in his career.  This is especially poignant as Adam wasn’t aware that this was a career option for him. Can you give some example of what you do in a […]

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19 September 2019

Rita Rosenback, Author, Blogger, and Coach

19 September 2019

Rita Rosenback is an Author, Blogger, and Coach with www.multilingualparenting.com. While working in the education and coaching sectors, Rita constantly uses a language other than English.  When asked how often she uses another language at work, Rita replied: “I mainly do my job in a language other than English.” Could you give us some examples […]

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