Craig Dootson
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Craig Dootson

Compliance and Governance Manager

About Craig

Firstly, how long have you been at Service Care?

I joined in June 2009.

​Give us a brief overview of your professional background...

When I left University I came straight to work for Service Care Solutions and never left! I started out as a Recruitment Consultant and worked my way up to be the Divisional Lead for the Healthcare division. After a few years of doing this, I decided that it was time for a change and decided to apply for the Compliance and Governance role which had just been created and I was successful with my application. I am currently in the early days of settling into my new role which is challenging, but a welcome change.

If you weren't at the agency, what would you be doing?

I would like to be a high end joiner/carpenter but I definitely don't have the skills!

What is your favourite quote/best piece of advice you've ever been given?

Success is not final. Failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue which counts - Winston Churchill.

Lastly, when you're not in work, where can we find you?

Riding my bike.

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