Jamie Dey - Community Police Officer
I always wanted to join an Emergency service and from a young age made up my mind that the Police would give me more variety of jobs.
Rhona Henderson - Senior Child Care Practitioner
I have worked for nearly 28 years in the child care industry and 15 years in my current Senior Practitioner role.
Nikki - Advanced Nurse Practitioner
I am an Advanced Nurse Practitioner at NHS Grampian. I have worked for them for 10 years.
Megan Millington - Trainee Dispensing Optician
I am a Trainee Dispensing Optician at Specsavers in Elgin. I have worked here for over 3 years.
Kelly Peters - Social Carer
I work in Social Care with Moray Council. I have worked here for 7 years.
Kristy Black - Senior Personal Banker
I am currently a Senior Personal Banker. Previous I have been a: Personal Banker, Associate Personal Banker and Customer Service Officer. I have been working with the Royal Bank of Scotland for 5 years.
Karen Park - Asda Service Host
I work as a service host/checkout operator with Asda. I have been with Asda for 11 years.
Heather Paterson - Pharmacy Dispenser
My job title is a Pharmacy Dispenser and I work in a Pharmacy in my hometown.
Glen Fraser - ASDA Security Guard
I am a Security Guard at Asda in Elgin. I have been working for Asda for 3 years.
Greg Winter - Local Front Line Paramedic
I’m Greg Winter, a Paramedic with the Scottish Ambulance Service based in Elgin. I qualified as a Paramedic in January 2020 and have been in the service as an Ambulance Technician since 2015.
Fiona Sneddon - Advanced Nurse Practitioner
I work as am Advanced Nurse Practitioner. I have worked for NHS Grampian for 37 years.
Donald MacGregor - Weapons Engineer Submariner
Donald, Weapons Engineer Submariner and been with the Navy for 14 years.
Faye Battiste - Mine Warfare Specialist
I am a Mine Warfare Specialist and have been with the Royal Navy for 6 years.
David MacDonald - Local Postman
I am a Postman with Royal Mail. I have been working for them for 33 years.
Angie Shaw - Pupil Support Assistant
I am a Pupil Support Assistant with Moray SEBN. I have been with this company for 11 ½ years.
Dylan Banfield - Early Years Practitioner and Leisure Assistant
I am an Early Years Practitioner (RAF LCC Lossie HUB) and Leisure Assistant (Moray Council) and I been at both jobs for 2 years.
Scott McLennan - Jumping Through Numbers
I’m 45 and went through my full education in Elgin, New Elgin Primary and Elgin High School. On approaching 6th year, I was undecided about my future.
Ellie Foster - Social Services and Health Care Foundation Apprentice
I enjoyed meeting new people and the new learning environment in both college and my placement. I liked being able to develop myself as a person and being able to relate to the people supporting me.
Marion Stewart - Social Services Foundation Apprentice
Looking back at the Foundation Apprenticeship I enjoyed many things including, meeting new friends from around Moray and learning the theory behind children and young people.
Lee Whitley - Maths Teacher at Elgin High School
After completing her sixth year at Lossiemouth High School, Lee went to dance college, taking an alternative route to become a Maths Teacher.
Katie Swinton - NQT Maths Teacher at Forres Academy
Katie Swinton admitted that her mum was right after undertaking her PGDE and becoming a Teacher.
Hayley Burns - Primary Teacher at West End Primary School
After completing secondary school, Hayley went to Strathclyde University to study Spanish and Politics gaining the chance to study and work abroad. After returning to live and work in Scotland, she made the decision to train as a Primary Teacher.
Craig Barron – Primary Teacher at Cullen Primary School
After completing his sixth year at Keith Grammar School, Craig went to Stirling University for 4 years to undertake Sports Studies. Several years after graduating, which included travel and work experience, Craig decided that he wanted to become a Teacher.
Chloe Webster – NQT Primary Teacher at Anderson’s Primary School
In Chloe’s final year at Webster’s High School in Kirriemuir, Angus she studied Higher Psychology which she absolutely loved and decided to pursue further education in this subject.
Anna Mulford – Secondary Music Teacher at Lossie High School
Anna wanted to become a Teacher for as long as she could remember and after having an inspiring experience of music in school, Anna developed a passion for music teaching.
Calculating success in Accountancy
Scott Dunbar 34, who was born and raised in Elgin, Moray has had many professional achievements since going directly into employment in Moray after leaving school.
Driven by Adventure
Kirstin successfully applied for the HNC Health Care course at Moray College UHI to test her career preference to get into the Health and Social Care Sector and now works as Practice Education Facilitator at Dr Grays guiding new student nurses.
Climbing the Food Chain
Graeme Morrison turned a seasonal factory job at Baxters for the summer in 1996 into a global career with the company.
Breaking the Glass Ceiling
Diane Charlesworth, Director at Pinefield Glass, pushed through the ‘glass ceiling’ after joining the company at 17.
Success in Early Education & Childcare
Ben Mortimer used a work placement at a local nursery in Elgin to start his career in childcare.
Modern Apprentice - SAC Lilly Holford from RAF Lossiemouth
SAC Lilly Holford discusses her experiences while being a Modern Apprentice in the RAF.
Rebecca Thomson - Modern Apprentice at Dr Grays Hospital
Rebecca Thomson discusses her Modern Apprenticeship in Business and Administration while working for NHS Grampian.
Rebecca Main – Administration and Marketing Modern Apprentice at Dogrobes
Digital Marketing Modern Apprentice, Rebecca Main, talks about her experience with the support of her employer, Dogrobes.
Daniel Harrison - Carding Operator Modern Apprenticeship
Daniel Harrison talks about his employer, Johnston's of Elgin, putting him forward for a Modern Apprenticeship.
Ben Flinn - Business Skills Foundation Apprentice
Business Skills Foundation Apprentice, Ben Flinn, talks about his experience at Linkwood Medical Centre in Elgin.
Alan Mcconnell – Earthtime Nursery Modern Apprentice
Alan Mcconnell talks about his time as a Modern Apprentice at Earthtime Nursery.
Local employers bringing construction career insight into the classroom
Two construction firms offered real industry insight at Liberty Kids Nursery and Hopeman Primary School.
Clark and Sutherland Give Fantastic Work Experience Opportunities to Young People
Clark and Sutherland who specialise in Grain Equipment and Engineering, have provided work experience to two students, one from Keith Grammar School and one from Robert Gordon University (RGU).
Hands-on project as Moray pupils build picnic benches with Chivas Brothers
Buckie High School students were tasked by Chivas Brothers to design and create picnic benches from surplus wooden rails.
Keith's Modern Language Pupils working in partnership with Benromach Distillery
Keith Grammar School Modern Language pupils have been given a fantastic opportunity to work with a local distillery visitor centre.