2023 Winners’ Photos

The Scottish School Food Awards Winners

2023 Award Winners
Parkhill Secondary School

The Hospitality Education Award, sponsored by Hub International and Independents by Sodexo

Winner – Parkhill Secondary School, Glasgow
Tracey Smith (L), Sodexo Business Development Director, Schools & Universities, presents the Hospitality Education Award with Lauren Shields, Head of Culinary Education at Hub International (R) to Parkhill Secondary School, Glasgow

The Foodservice Team of the Year Award, sponsored by Thomas Franks Scotland

Winner – Barrhead High School, Glasgow
Blain Shepherd, Managing Director, Thomas Franks, presents the Foodservice Team of the Year Award to Barrhead High School

The Student Chef of the Year Award, sponsored by Chartwells Independent

Winner – Amber Rissmann, Mearns Castle High School, Glasgow
Noelle Jones, Managing Director for Chartwells Independent, presents the Student Chef of the Year Award to Amber Rissman, Mearns Castle High School, Glasgow

Merchiston Castle School

The Wellbeing in Education Award, sponsored by Litmus Partnership

Winner – Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh
Paul Cowie, Senior Consultant at The Litmus Partnership, (R), presents the Wellbeing in Education Award to Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh

The Employee of the Year Award, sponsored by Pelican Procurement Services

Winner – Owen McLeod, City of Edinburgh Council
Liam Reid (L), Client Procurement Manager at Pelican Procurement Services, presents the Employee of the Year Award to Owen McLeod, City of Edinburgh Council

The Scottish School Chef of the Year Award, sponsored by Inspire Catering

Winner – Donald McInnes Clydebank High School, Glasgow
Kevin Simpson, Managing Director of Inspire Catering (R) presents the Scottish School Chef of the Year Award to Donald McInnes, Clydebank High School, Glasgow

The Lifetime Excellence Award, sponsored by Thomas Franks Scotland

Jayne Jones, Argyll & Bute Council
Frank Bothwell, Founder of Thomas Franks Scotland presents the Lifetime Excellence Award to Jayne Jones, Argyll & Bute Council

Linda Richardson

The Special Award, sponsored by Fonetti

Linda Richardson, Catering Manager at The Mary Erskine School in Edinburgh