Clare Lock’s talents have been recognised by an esteemed panel of judges from all areas of the catering industry at the EDUcatering Excellence Awards where she reached the finals in the category of District Manager of the Year.
The EDUcatering Excellence award is a prestigious accolade bestowed upon top achievers in the school meal industry and is the most sought after acknowledgements of merit of its kind in the country.

Clare is a Cluster Performance Officer for the KCC contract and is responsible for 24 schools in the Sevenoaks and Tonbridge & Malling areas. She was nominated for the award because of the fantastic work she has done in developing the school meals service and increasing uptake year on year.

Clare was delighted to have been nominated and shortlisted for this award and was presented with a certificate in recognition of her achievements at the ceremony at the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington on 13th October. She shared the stage with Vicky Rowe from our sister company GS Plus who was a finalist in the category of Primary School Caterer of the Year.

Well done to Clare and Vicky who are both great ambassadors for the school meals service.