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Star Temp of the Month

Each month, we recognise the Allen Associates S.T.A.R. of the Month – for Superior, Talented and Reliable Temporary staff.

Who will it be?

We believe we recruit the finest Temporary Workers for the best Employers in Oxfordshire and London, regardless of whether it is a one-day assignment or six-month placement. They continue to exceed the expectations of our Clients again and again.

October 2019 - Zac Page

October 2019 - Zac Page

Zac is the deserving winner of our most recent Star Temp of the Month award!

He has been a fantastic ambassador for Allen Associates since registering with us. Zac has now worked for Allen Associates in a few assignments, and his current manager has been absolutely thrilled with his support and assistance to date. He is proving to be an amazing asset to their team through his hardworking and dedicated approach – he has truly assimilated with the company values.

We are so impressed with his attitude for work and how well he has been doing. 

Zac, this is truly deserved, and we are so grateful for all of your efforts. Enjoy your voucher!

September 2019 - Cristian Georgescu

September 2019 - Cristian Georgescu

Our Temp of the Month for September 2019 has been awarded to Cristian Georgescu! 

Cristian is a bright and hardworking candidate who has proven to be a dedicated temporary worker. When we first met Cristian he was eager to gain valuable experience and he has done just that. 

He was held a great deal of responsibility and was required to take on a large volume of work in his assignment. He exceeded the client’s expectations, and ours!

Well Done Cristian, this is truly deserved and thank you so much for all of your hard work.

August 2019 - Veronika Kurekova

August 2019 - Veronika Kurekova

We are delighted to announce Veronika Kurekova as our Temp of the Month for August 2019!

When we first met Veronika, she instantly came across as a friendly and personable individual. We
instantly knew she was going to be an invaluable addition to any organisation. 

Since placing her in an assignment with our client, Veronika has been described her as an absolute
delight to work with and someone they can rely on. The client is constantly providing glowing praise for
her work ethic.

It is a pleasure to have Veronika as one of our ambassadors. She is a very worthy winner of our Temp of
the Month Award for August!

July 2019 - Sally Wakelin

July 2019 - Sally Wakelin

We are so pleased to announce that Sally Wakelin is our Temp of the Month for July 2019!

Sally is a singularly exceptional candidate. Having spent the past decade working as a Project Manager, she took the brave step to move on and seek a new challenge and now continues to exceed our expectations.

Our client is so pleased with how self-sufficient and positive Sally is in her day-to-day responsibilities. She works with a calm and confident manner and has fit into the team perfectly.

For her engaging personality, commitment and ‘can do’ attitude, we would like to award Sally our STAR of the month for July. Well done Sally!

June 2019 - Emirose Cottington

June 2019 - Emirose Cottington

We are thrilled to announce that our Temp of the Month for June 2019 is Emirose Cottington!

Reliable and approachable, Emirose is a ‘can do’ individual, who always gets the job done. Our client could not be happier with the support she has provided through a very busy period. She has fitted in extremely well into her current team and has picked up her responsibilities quickly and with ease. 

Organised, passionate and highly detailed, Emirose has continued to flourish – she exceeds our expectations on an almost hourly basis!

Down to her dedication and incredible hard work she has put into her current assignment, we are delighted to award Emirose Temp of the Month for June.

May 2019 - Mackenzie Everett

May 2019 - Mackenzie Everett

Our Temp of the Month for May has been awarded to Mackenzie Everett. 

After moving to the UK, Mackenzie has undertaken a variety of temporary assignments and has grown in confidence with every role she takes on.  

Mackenzie is a friendly, inclusive and personable individual and is keen to make a valuable contribution to any role she is in. She is a natural problem solver and an excellent addition to the team.

Congratulations Mackenzie, you are an exceptional ambassador for Allen Associates and this is truly deserved for all your hard work! 

April 2019 - Rosalind Loten

April 2019 - Rosalind Loten

We are delighted to award Rosalind Loten as our Temp of the Month for April 2019.

Ros is one of our most well-respected temps and we couldn’t be happier with her hard work in each of her temporary assignments.

We met Ros a few years ago and she has proven to be committed, organised individual who is able to fit seamlessly into a team. She isn’t afraid to be thrown into the deep end and takes pride in making things happen. 

Despite spending most of her career in publishing, we have asked Ros to cover all manner of office based tasks including recruitment, HR and data analysis! She completes everything with finesse, efficiency and dynamism, and she is a total superstar!

This is very well deserved Ros, and it has been an absolute pleasure working with you – your commitment to providing exceptional support, regardless of the industry or discipline is inspirational and goes to show the breadth of experience that can be gained whilst temping!

March 2019 - James Sharples

March 2019 - James Sharples

We are pleased to present our Temp of the Month Award for March to the very deserving James Sharples!

James is a charming and well presented individual who has been extremely pleasant to deal with from the beginning.  He has really impressed us with his friendly and engaging manner and his positive approach to the tasks thrown at him.

The client has described him as one of the most hardworking temporary candidates they have ever employed!

Congratulations James, it is an absolute pleasure to work with you and you are a fab ambassador for the Allen Associates!

February 2019 - Geraldine Ormond

February 2019 - Geraldine Ormond

We are delighted to announce that Geraldine Ormond has been chosen as February’s Temp of the Month!

When we first met with Geraldine, she had recently moved to Oxford. From the ‘get-go’, we knew she was a driven, friendly and professional individual, and she has since worked for us in a few temporary assignments.

Our client loves having Geraldine as part of the team, and they extremely pleased with Geraldine’s work ethic, dedication and positive approach.

Very well deserved Geraldine, and it has been a pleasure working with you!

January 2019 - Heather Chilcott

January 2019 - Heather Chilcott

We are delighted to announce Heather Chilcott as our Temp of the Month for January 2019!

After returning from working in Australia for 2 years, Heather came back straight into temp work and has been at her placement since. Despite getting used to the English weather, she is thoroughly enjoying her placement and even had the chance to meet Greg James at work (although unfortunately we can’t promise this for all of our temps)!

Our client has stated they couldn’t possibly manage without Heather and she has exceeded their expectations.

It’s a pleasure to have Heather as one of our ambassadors and her being awarded our Star of the Month is very well deserved.

December 2018 - Tadhg Murphy

December 2018 - Tadhg Murphy

We are pleased to present our Temp of the Month Award for December to the very deserving Tadhg Murphy.

Tadhg has proven to be hardworking and dedicated individual in his current temp assignment which he has been a part of since March 2018.

Constantly providing crucial support to the team, Tadhg is a positive, driven and passionate individual who continues to exceed expectations.

Congratulations for winning our Temp of the Month for December Tadhg!

November 2018 - Addy Dullaghan

November 2018 - Addy Dullaghan

We are delighted to announce Addy Dullaghan as our Temp of the Month for November!

Addy has made a fantastic impression and everyone is immensely pleased with her positive attitude, attention to detail and efficiency. She shows 100% motivation for getting stuck into every task.

Returning from travelling for 6 months, Addy has been performing exceptionally well in her current assignment and the client is now looking into extending her time with them.  

Well done Addy and thank you for all your hard work! It has been a pleasure working with you!


October 2018 - Sandie Lowe

October 2018 - Sandie Lowe

From the start, Sandie came across as a consummate professional, exceptionally organised and a stylish individual. She has taken on several temporary assignments for us and we always receive excellent feedback for her! Everyone absolutely loves her!

She is an effective problem-solver, with a diligent and effective communication style. Sandie also has an excellent eye for detail, always producing reliably high-quality work. She has proven to be indispensable and a wonderful asset to the team.

We would therefore like to award Sandie our STAR of the month for October. Well done Sandie!

September 2018 - Coralie Rodwell

September 2018 - Coralie Rodwell

Coralie has been an excellent ambassador for Allen Associates since registering with us back in 2014.

She has worked in number of roles through us and wherever she goes Coralie makes a great impression and everyone is immensely pleased with her professionalism, work ethic, organisation skills and ability to pick up new tasks very quickly.

For her exceptional hard work and diligence, we are so pleased to award Coralie our STAR of the month for September 2018.  

August 2018 - Olivia Herring

August 2018 - Olivia Herring

Olivia is a superb example of all the qualities we look for when selecting our Temp of the Month.

She is a committed, hard-working, bright and friendly - Our client cannot speak highly enough of her and all that she has contributed to the organisation.  

Since beginning her temporary assignment last year, Olivia has proved to be a model temp. We are all very impressed with her enthusiasm, work-ethic and dedication to the task in hand.

Congratulations Olivia, you are amazing and a very deserving winner of August’s Temp of the Month!

July 2018 - Bindu Bennett

July 2018 - Bindu Bennett

Bindu Bennett has been deservingly awarded our Temp of the Month voucher for July 2018.

Bindu currently holds the record for the most temporary assignments worked here at Allen Associates, and we can always count on her to be reliable and good natured.

She always has a smile on her face and completes her work to an incredibly high standard.

Bindu has worked for several of our long-standing clients on reception, and has created a positive and professional reputation, welcoming guests and colleagues in a thoroughly professional manner.

We can always rely on Bindu, and she is a fantastic example of what it means to be a Star Temporary Worker.

Congratulations Bindu and enjoy spoiling yourself with your voucher!


June 2018 - Kaur Kooner

June 2018 - Kaur Kooner

Our Temp of the Month for June is awarded to Kaur Kooner.

Kaur has been an absolutely remarkable candidate from day one. Our client has been so impressed by her professionalism, determination and focus that after only a few weeks they decided to offer her a permanent role!

We could not be prouder of Kaur and her accomplishments. Congratulations on a well-deserved award!

We hope you enjoy your Ashmolean dining room vouchers!

May 2018 - Cameron Rathie

May 2018 - Cameron Rathie

Our Temp of the Month award for May 2018 goes to…Cameron Rathie!

Cameron has been a superb temp and a real pleasure to work with. He has truly impressed Allen Associates and our client with his determination and resilience.

He is completely excelling in his current placement and the client is so pleased with all the effort and contributions he has made to the organisation so far.

Well done Cameron and thank you for all your hard work…keep excelling in your role!

Enjoy the £100 Ashmolean dining room voucher!

April 2018 - Tricia Monro

April 2018 - Tricia Monro

Tricia Monro has been duly awarded our Star Temp of the Month for April!

Tricia has been in her current assignment for a long time now; we cannot fault her commitment and dedication.

Having previously worked in a Receptionist role, the client has recently promoted Tricia into an Operations Coordinator position, in recognition of her hard work and fantastic feedback.

Very well done, Tricia, it is a pleasure to work with you. Keep up the good work!

March 2018 - Karen Richardson

March 2018 - Karen Richardson

After a year and a half  in her current assignment, it was only fair and right that we awarded our prize to Karen this month. A true professional, she works incredibly hard, and is singularly impressive as both a candidate, and more recently, when acting as a client.

Engaging, patient, inclusive and one of the most hard working temps we have had the pleasure of knowing, Karen gives 110% every single day in her role, and is repeatedly commended by our client for her constant commitment.

Karen has been a delight to get to know over the past year, and demonstrates exceptional commercial acumen and gravitas at all times.

Thank you so much, you have been a STAR!


February 2018 - Eleanor Wells

February 2018 - Eleanor Wells

We are excited to announce that Eleanor Wells has been chosen as our Temp of the Month for February 2018!

Eleanor has been working in her current assignment since 2016 and is now one of our longest standing temps. She consistently impresses our client as much as when she first began in the role, and is a positive and conscientious asset to our temporary work force.

Her dedicated and driven approach means that she can tackle any problem that she faces, and produces work to a dependably high standard.

Many congratulations, Eleanor. Your award is very well deserved!

January 2018 – George Whittow

January 2018 – George Whittow

Our Temp of the Month for January has been awarded to George Whittow!

George’s friendly and professional approach has ensured that he has received outstanding feedback from our client throughout his current assignment. He has taken on new challenges with ease, and has been able to make a real difference to his team. George’s manager says he ‘has been an absolute delight to work with’ and that he “does everything with a smile, and is one of the nicest people I have ever worked with”.

Congratulations, George, and enjoy your voucher!

December 2017 - Amber Beaumont

December 2017 - Amber Beaumont

Our Temp of the Month award for December 2017 has been awarded to Amber Beaumont!

Amber has proven to be a fantastic temp so far, and we have received outstanding feedback from her current placement. Her managers have commented on her positive attitude, ability to pick up new tasks quickly, prioritisation, and planning skills. They are ‘absolutely delighted to have her as part of their team’.

Congratulations Amber, and enjoy celebrating your award!

November 2017 - Matt Kocak

November 2017 - Matt Kocak

We are pleased to present our Temp of the Month Award for November to the very deserving Matt Kocak! Matt has been a superstar in his current assignment, and has received the following outstanding feedback from our impressed client:

“Matt has picked up the role quickly and is always happy to pitch in. His calm and friendly nature makes him a pleasure to work with and we love having him as part of the team!”

Congratulations Matt, it is an absolute pleasure to work with you and you are a fab ambassador for the Allen Associates’ Temporary Team


October 2017 - Anna Bedford

October 2017 - Anna Bedford

October 2017’s Star Temp of the Month has been deservingly awarded to Anna Bedford.

Anna really impressed our client from the get-go. After working in this position for a few months now, they are still as pleased with her as ever! Anna’s friendly approach allows her to fit in seamlessly with the rest of her team, and she is an extremely dedicated and hard worker.

Whilst consistently proving herself through her continuous efforts, Anna was an obvious choice for our Star Temp of the Month award! Many congratulations Anna – you are a delight to work with!

August 2017 - Ravi Vyas

August 2017 - Ravi Vyas

Ravi Vyas has been duly awarded our Star Temp of the Month Award for August!

Ravi is constantly proving to our client that he is a truly dedicated candidate, since all his duties are being carried out to an extraordinary level. The client is exceptionally pleased with him, and said the following: “Ravi has seamlessly fitted into the team here. He goes above and beyond to understand our products and business and his friendly, helpful manner enables him to build great rapport with the team and our customers”.

Very well deserved, Ravi, and keep up the excellent work! You are a true asset to Allen Associates and it is a pleasure to have you working for us.

July 2017 - John Quirke

July 2017 - John Quirke

John is the deserving winner of our Star Temp of the Month Award for July!

John is proving to be extremely hardworking in his current temporary assignment and is consistently producing an exceptionally high standard of work. John’s natural ability to project manage has ensured that he is consistently impressing our client, and the feedback we have received to date is exceptional.

Congratulations John, we hope that you enjoy your prize!

June 2017 - Julieta Attwooll

June 2017 - Julieta Attwooll

We are delighted to announce Julieta Attwooll at our Star Temp of the Month for June!

Julieta is performing exceptionally well in her current assignment and has even had her contract extended due to the fantastic calibre of work she is producing for our client. Her team are extremely pleased to have her working alongside them and she is getting very stuck in to the working culture of the company.

Very well deserved, Julieta, and it has been a pleasure working with you!


May 2017 - Matt Stanford

May 2017 - Matt Stanford

May’s Star of the Month instantly wowed our client from the outset in his latest temporary assignment.

Matt Stanford’s natural ease and adaptability in working in fast-paced environments has continued to impress week-on-week.  Matt is a temporary worker of exceptional calibre; his specialist technical skills in data analysis are invaluable and his responsiveness and professionalism make him a natural choice for Star of the Month.

Congratulations Matt, and thank you for your exceptional work to date!

April 2017 - Naomi Kelly

April 2017 - Naomi Kelly

We would like to say a massive congratulations to our Temp of the Month for April, Naomi Kelly!

Naomi has gone above and beyond in her current temp assignment, and has received outstanding feedback from our client: “Naomi is a fast learner who actively helped to train other members of the team and assisted with the coordination of daily activities. With her positive attitude and proactive approach to helping wherever she can, Naomi is an asset to the team!”

Well done Naomi – it has been fantastic working with you and we are very proud of your achievements!

March 2017 - Elena Hunt

March 2017 - Elena Hunt

We are over the moon to announce that Elena Hunt is our Star of the Month for March 2017!

Elena studied at the University of West England and graduated with a very impressive 1st. She has used her degree in Drama and Creative Writing to impress our Client along with her bubbly personality and her positive attitude to work. Elena has been a real asset since joining the Allen Associates temporary workforce, and we have received some outstanding feedback for her continued contributions.

Thank you for all your hard work Elena, you are a pleasure to work with and we are so pleased to announce you as our winner!

February 2017 - Camilla Engberg

February 2017 - Camilla Engberg

We are thrilled to announce Camilla as Temp of the Month for February 2017!

Camilla is a consummate professional with an extensive career history in executive level support and event coordination. Camilla’s calm, capable manner immediately drew the attention of our client, who have been continually impressed by her meticulous organisational skills and personable approach.

Congratulations Camilla!

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