Careers in food

This section provides resources and inspiring case studies about careers within food, covering those that 'feed the nation' and 'inform the nation'.

The career opportunities from ‘farm to fork’ are extensive and provide wide variety of opportunities to students. A new poster and supporting case studies are now available below to download for guidance and inspiration to students when considering options for next steps and their future career.

Poster

Careers that 'feed' the nation

Careers that 'inform' the nation

Poster

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Careers in food

Poster to use as classroom display.

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Careers that 'feed' the nation

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Sheep Farmer

Zoë Colville

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Head Stockman

Phil Gordon-Jones, Daylesford Organic Farms Ltd

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Research Scientist

Sarah Kendall, ADAS

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Technical Milling Coordinator

Liam Melton, Whitworth Bros Ltd

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Technical Manager - Horticulture

Rebecca Smith, Valley Produce Ltd

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Technical Manager - Red Meat

Darren Atkinson, ABP Wessex Foods

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Group Food Safety Audit Manager

Robert Tunney, Dawn Meats & Dunbia

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Meat, Poultry & Fish Buyer

Charlotte Theaker, Harrods

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Junior Product Developer

Sam Griffiths, Co-op

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Executive Chef

Dennis Mwakulua, Lexington Catering

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Trade Marketing Executive

Martin Eccles, Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board (AHDB)

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Careers that 'inform' the nation

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Dietician

Sarah Wallace, University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire

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Food Education Teacher

Lloyd Henry, Ysgol Gyfun Gwyr in Swansea

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Executive Chef Lecturer

Gary Maclean, City of Glasgow College

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Lecturer in Public Health Nutrition

Dr Sarah Bath, University Surrey

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Nutrition Consultant & Writer

Juliette Kellow, Freelance

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Healthcare Professional Communications Officer

Holly Roper, Quorn Foods

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Food Communications Manager

Denise Spencer-Walker, Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board (AHDB)

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Brand Managing Director

Kate Sarginson, Weber Shandwick

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