A day in the life of some of our team

Hear from some of our team below on what their various roles involve. Some also describe how their DofE has helped them in their working life.

Simon Gibbs

Role:Newly Qualified Service and Repair Engineer

Start date:2012

DofE level achieved: Gold Award in 2012

Best DofE skill acquired
The navigation skills and the confidence in which this gave me to problem solve and be more independent.

First job at British Gas and what this involved:
An average working day is…
Do you think your DofE helped you get your job?
What advice would you give the 14-year-old you?
Most memorable DofE experience:
Best and worst part of your job…

If I could pass one bit of advice on to 14-year-old me, it would have to be focus on the things you enjoy, whatever that may be. There are so many different jobs out there, so there is always a job which involves doing something that you enjoy.
Simon Gibbs

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