Paddington Tembo

Paddington Tembo

Employment Support Officer

Padd joined Guernsey Employment Trust as an Employment support Officer in June 2019.

Padd comes from a background of Hospitality and Catering having trained and worked in 5 Star establishments in the UK and Channel islands. He has numerous awards in Salon Culinaires in the UK and Channel islands and was crowned Jersey Junior and Senior Chef of the Year.

Padd has gained qualifications to teach in the Post 16 Sector and as a Chef Lecturer gained experience of teaching and working with young people with learning difficulties; specifically those with Autism, Asperger’s, Dyslexia and Anxiety. He also completed SPELL & BILD Autism Training & Effective Learning for Students with Dyslexia.

Padd has previously worked for Jersey and Guernsey’s Employment and Social Security Department in both Benefits and the Back to Work Department. He has also been a Learning Support Assistant at College of FE and spent two years in a management role for a major local retailer.

Padd has a passion for helping and supporting people accomplish their goals and enjoys giving something back to the community through the work he does.

In his spare time he enjoys cooking, fishing and spending time with his children.