In our first Meet the Team Q&A blog we’re really happy to be able to introduce our Deputy International Recruitment Manager, Courtney Wardle. Courtney is an invaluable member of the Jane Lewis International team and plays a crucial role in delivering a highly professional and reliable overseas recruitment service to our NHS clients across the UK.
Since joining the Jane Lewis International team in early 2014 Courtney has successfully contributed to a wide range of overseas recruitment campaigns including recruitment from across Europe and Asia and has built up a wealth of experience of the candidate recruitment process as well as exceeding the requirements of our NHS partners.
Courtney has kindly taken time out of her busy schedule to answer a variety of meet the team questions so that both our Nursing candidates and client partners can get to know both her and the services we provide a bit better.
What is your employment background?
After finishing education I started an advanced Business apprenticeship with a local engineering training college, upon completion I became permanent taking up the role of a training co ordinator. I did this job for 6 years before deciding I wanted to try something new.
How long have you worked for Jane Lewis International?
3 years and 2 months – time flies when your having fun.
What is the highlight of working for Jane Lewis International?
Making international nurses dreams come true but more importantly helping hospitals all over the country fill their vacancies. Also travelling all over the world it is hard work but so rewarding.
What are the benefits to overseas nurses of working for Jane Lewis International?
We cover all aspects of the recruitment and support our candidates 110% we work with our clients to find the best suited vacancies for staff.
What motivates you during your working day?
My candidates, my clients & of course our manager Jane.
Tell us something unusual about yourself?
I am addicted to chicken.
Where do you live?
What’s your favourite song?
My song of the moment is Martin Jensen – Solo Dance – getting me excited for the summer
Where is your favourite holiday destination?
If it was closer to home I would go to Thailand every year as I am in love with the country however I love Tenerife for a cheeky break in the sun.
Who would play you in a movie of your life?
What’s your favourite beverage?
Weekdays I would say water, weekend I would say white wine!