Long-serving hospital staff recognised at national awards

Sodexo staff who have worked at North Devon District Hospital (NDDH) for 20 and 30 years have been recognised at Sodexo’s Long Service Awards.

The national awards recognise the loyalty and service of Sodexo staff. They celebrate work anniversaries of 20, 30, 40 and 50 years.

Celebrating 30 years’ service are Paula Moores, zone co-ordinator, Shirley Murray, housekeeper for Fortescue Ward, and Dee Rees, housekeeper for Bassett Ward.

Celebrating 20 years’ service are Kara Ford, housekeeper for Caroline Thorpe Ward, Michelle Turner, housekeeper for pharmacy, and Lisa Tucker, relief housekeeper.

Paula Moores with Sean Daley, regional chair, Sodexo UK and Ireland

Shirley Murray with Sean Daley, regional chair, Sodexo UK and Ireland

Angela Hibbard, director of finance, performance and facilities at NDHT, said: “On behalf of all at NDHT, thank you for your dedication over the years. Our Sodexo colleagues are an integral part of providing quality care and a good experience to our patients, visitors and staff.”

Sodexo employs approximately 300 people at NDDH and provides a wide range of facilities management services, including:

  • Catering
  • Cleaning
  • Portering
  • Helpdesk and reception
  • Security
  • Courier

Sean Haley, regional chair, Sodexo UK & Ireland, said: “Our people are vital to the success of our business and I am humbled by the loyalty and hard work of everyone celebrating a work anniversary at our Long Service Awards in Liverpool.

“Their dedication has been central to helping Sodexo grow over the years and they fully deserve recognition for their work in improving the quality of life for our employees, our clients and the communities we serve.”

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Last updated: January 30, 2020