Meet the team
Shining the Light
In December 2017, Gerard & Rosemary Francis founded Lighthouse Personnel in the bedroom of their 18-month-old daughter in Colchester, Essex.
Focusing all efforts on providing an authentic, reliable recruitment service at high value-low cost; we provide a culture-changing approach to all of our customers.
The Lighthouse Family
There are a lot of parts making up the body of a business; branding could be the face of a company, the office building being the body and the website the giant hand waving at you.
At Lighthouse Personnel, our people are the heart, driving our business forward with dedication and desire; our exceptional customer service making us stand out in the sector. So here is a great big warm welcome from our family at Lighthouse Personnel!
I’m Gerard and I am the Lighthouse Keeper of our business, passionate about supporting individuals to realize and reach their dreams. Coming from a background offering Apprenticeships and providing a Healthcare Solution, I thoroughly enjoy seeing the people we place succeed in the businesses we support.
My name is Rosey and I am the power source to the business. I am involved with the financial operations of the business and have a passion for providing quality financial support. I enjoy being part of this exciting, culture-changing business and look forward to seeing the impact we have to those in our community.
I’m Sam and I am the Business Manager at Lighthouse Personnel. With a background in Apprenticeship recruitment, my aim is to focus on helping people fulfil their long-term employment goals through an honest and thorough approach. Recruitment is my passion and I am excited to be a part of this exciting, unique company.
I’m Paddy and I am the person at the end of the phone, here to help you find the right opportunity! My background is in teaching and creative writing and I have a passion for providing a quality, thorough service, having a positive impact on the people we work with, building long-lasting, worthwhile relationships.
I’m Laura and I am the Marketing and Finance Apprentice at Lighthouse Personnel. I am involved with the management of the website and social media pages as well as increasing engagement. I’m excited to be part of a strong team and will enjoy using my creative skills to help develop this unique brand.