Hays Employee of the Year Award – Shortlisted: Jeanette Yorke, Borough of Poole; Richard Halsey, C4L; Paul Clarke, Menzies East Cliff Court Hotel, Bournemouth.
Winner: Jeanette Yorke, Borough of Poole.
Judge Samantha Paterson-Crofts, of Hays, said:
“Passionate and inspiring are two words that describe Jeanette. She is undaunted by new challenges and is creative and innovative in her problem solving, always going the extra mile. A whirlwind of positive energy, Jeanette works tirelessly to teach and develop her early years children. The Starting Out programme has been adopted by a number of schools in and around the Dorset area, and has made a real impact to children, their lives and their families.”