Meet the Employers

meet the employers

Springboard works with over 100 businesses in the Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism industry. Take a look at the sectors below to find out a little more about our business partners and their exciting career opportunities!

Keep a look out for the INSPIRE symbol below to see which employers offer work experience and the Ambassador logo to find out which Ambassadors you can ask a question to by clicking on the logo.

  • ABsolutely Catering

    ABsolutely Catering

    ABsolutely Catering and brain power go hand in hand. ABsolutely Catering is a contract caterer that provides a food service for publically-funded schools across the UK.


  • Amadeus


    Amadeus are multi award winning venue caterers, uniquely positioned to offer quality, innovation and growth across visitor destinations and venues. Their portfolio extends outside the NEC Group to include 13 external venues including Cadbury World.

  • Bartlett Mitchell

    Bartlett Mitchell

    Bartlett Mitchell is a multi-award winning catering company that has grown steadily to its current level – a team of over 500 trained foodies, serving 25,000 customers a day at over 70 locations in London and the South East.

  • BaxterStorey


    UK’s leading independent contract caterer providing a wide range of services to a wide range of customers.

  • Brookwood Partnership

    Brookwood Partnership

    Serving more than 45,000 fresh meals each day, Brookwood provides a first class, dedicated contract catering service to 93 independently run schools across the UK.

  • Caterlink


    Caterlink have a robust development training programme in place that truly inspires their teams, providing a platform from which they can build their careers and grow in their respective roles.

  • CH & Co

    CH & Co

    Promising to fulfil any need, anywhere, CH&Co offer training and development at all entry levels with a guaranteed development plan for employees.

  • Compass Group

    Compass Group

    A world leading food and support services provider working across Business & Industry, Education, Defence, Government & Offshore, Healthcare and Sport, Leisure & Hospitality; operating in around 55 countries, with more than 388,000 employees.

  • Delaware North

    Delaware North

    Delaware North Companies is a global leader in hospitality and food service that is grounded in a foundation of family ownership. With more than $2 billion in annual revenue and 55,000 talented and creative associates, DNC is one of the largest privately owned companies.

  • Elior


    Founded in 1991, Elior Group has grown into one of the world's leading operators in the catering and support services industry, and is now a benchmark player in the business & industry, education, healthcare, and travel markets.

  • Gather & Gather

    Gather & Gather

    Based upon the concept of bringing food and people together, Gather & Gather is the rebranded Mitie, bringing catering to a variety of sectors and industries.

  • Harrison Catering Services

    Harrison Catering Services

    Currently over 100 clients enjoy a Harrison food service, with more than 100,000 meals being served each day by approximately 2,000 staff across more than 270 sites.

  • Holroyd Howe

    Holroyd Howe

    Committed to providing a fresh food service, using locally sourced produce, prepared by well trained and skilled teams.

  • Lexington Catering

    Lexington Catering

    Lexington Catering provides delicious food and drink for people at work - they are passionate about creating the best dining experience. They have notable Talent and Graduate Schemes.

  • Olive Catering Services Ltd

    Olive Catering Services Ltd

    Olive Catering Services is an independent contract catering company, operating business for clients throughout the United Kingdom, and providing a wide variety of high quality, tailored contract catering solutions with a particular focus on fresh food

  • Sodexo


    Sodexo develops, manages and delivers a diverse range of services, designed to improve the quality of life for our clients and customers from construction management, reception and food services through to childcare and grounds maintenance.

  • The Genuine Dining Co

    The Genuine Dining Co

    Genuine Dining Co. is a relatively small company with a big mission, to deliver fantastic food with great service. This means that there are plenty of opportunities to be involved in all aspects of our business.