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2022 has already been such an exciting year for us here at Featherbank! Not only have we celebrated our 5th Birthday (I know, we don’t look old enough), we have also been fortunate enough to grow our team with some fantastic new talent.


Our people-centric approach applies to our clients, our candidates, and our own internal recruitment too.  Without further ado, allow us to introduce Natasha Vandelois – our Recruitment Research Associate here at Featherbank.


·  What sort of duties do you have at work? Specialising in working with the candidates side of Featherbank.

·  Do you have any mentors in your professional life? Rox and Aidan

·  What was your first paying job? Juice Smoothies 

·  Who inspires you? My parents or anyone successful

·  What kind of music do you like? Can't say no to Techno

·  What’s the best concert you’ve been to? Micheal Bibi @ Printworks 

·  Do you like travelling? Yes 

·  What’s the best place you’ve travelled to? Ibiza/ Florida

·  Do you like reading? If so, what genre of books do you like? Don't ever have the chance

·  What’s the best book you’ve read recently? The last book I read was for university 

·  What’s the most exciting part of your job? Each week is different & speaking to candidates.

·  Where did you work before this position? Primark

·  What’s your most-used productivity hack? Do what is most important/ hardest task first & having a task list & setting goals

·  What is your favourite animal? Monkey

·  Do you have any holidays planned?  Marbella, Australia & some festivals.

·  What’s something you’re proud of? My will power, determination, resilience. 

·  What’s your favourite food? Anything along the lines of Chinese, Japanese, Thai or Italian.

·  What’s your favourite movie? Bruce Almighty, Transformers and Get Out.

·  Do you have any hidden talents or hobbies? Cheerleading and acrobatic gymnastics.

·  Do you have any pets? Not at the moment but just cats previously

·  Are you a sports fan? Who are your favourite teams? I don't follow it.

·  Are you a morning person or a night owl? Both.

·  Are you a coffee or tea person? English tea or Hibiscus tea.

·  If you could change one thing about your life, what would it be? Go back in time to choose science in a-level.

·  What’s your biggest fear? Spiders

·  What motivates you at work? Music and successful calls.

·  What’s one thing you’re really bad at? Not having an extensive vocabulary

·  What’s one thing you’re really good at? Being organised and on top of everything.

·  What show are you currently binge-watching? Peaky Blinders

·  Have you ever met anyone famous? A few people from Love Island.

·  What’s a skill you’d like to improve on? Adaptability skills - moving from one role to the next.

·  If you could have a career in anything, what would it be? Performance Sports or a Doctor.

·  What’s your favourite memory? Being in Florida with my family or in Ibiza with the girls.

·  What’s the best compliment you’ve ever received? My hair is luscious and long/ my outfit looks really good.

·  When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? Dancer

·  What’s your least favourite chore around the house? Washing up

·  What’s your favourite thing to do on the weekends? See my boyfriend, my friends or at the latest event seeing my fave djs.

·  What’s your favourite holiday? Ibiza or Disneyland Florida

·  Can you speak more than one language? No

·  Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Being someone senior in my career and having a family.

·  What was your favourite subject in school? Maths or Business Studies

·  How would your friends describe you? Fun, kind, energetic

·  Do you play any sports? Not anymore but used to be cheerleading and gymnastics

·  Are you able to keep a secret? Shhh...I wouldn't be able to say, but yes.

·  Are you an introvert or an extrovert? An extroverted introvert

·  Do you like roller coasters? Yes

·  Do you have any phobias? Spiders & dying

·  If you could play an instrument, what would it be? Drums

·  Which historical figure would you most like to meet? Albert Einstein.

·  What’s your favourite season? Summer!

·  What three items would you take with you to a deserted island? Food, drinks & music.

·  What’s your idea of a perfect day? A lie in, sun bed, gym, spending time with bf/friends at a rave/festival.


Welcome to the team Natasha! If you’d like to speak to a member of the Featherbank team, get in touch here. We are a leading executive search recruitment agency helping care providers build exceptional leadership teams. If you are a Senior Manager or Director in the care or later living sector, and would like to keep in touch with regards to potential opportunities, we’d love to hear from you.




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