Britain's 'part time powerlist' includes women who job share at GCHQ

UK’s ‘part time powerlist’ 明らかに: Two women who job-share role as head of GCHQ’s counter-terror team, Lloyd’s banker who works three days a week to pursue triathlon dream and doctor who helped develop Covid jab

  • Women identified as Vicky and Emily are heads of counter-terrorism at GCHQ
  • The pair work 28 hours a week each and feature on Timewise’s ‘Power List
  • Dr Jane Edwards was instrumental in developing the UK’s coronavirus vaccines
  • She works four days a week at infectious diseases centre the Pirbright Institute
  • Ruth Astle works part-time at Lloyds Banking Group whilst pursuing career as triathlete
  • It is one of the most important jobs in Britain: keeping ordinary people safe from potential terrorists.

    The head of counter-terrorism at GCHQthe UK’s security and intelligence agencyworks in the shadows to stop dangerous criminals in their tracks.

    But for the past year, the job has been performed by two working mothers, who this week featured in a list of the most successful people in the UK who are working part-time.

    Vicky and Emily, who cannot reveal their real identities, share their role, which involves supporting military operations and helping the Government to reduce the terrorism threat to the UK.

    二つ, who work 28 hours a week each, agreed their working pattern when one helped look after the other’s child during an assessment day for the role.

    Speaking over email to 保護者, the pair explained that they both work 3.5 days a week, crossing over on one day.

    Vicky said: ‘What we love about it is the partnership we have.

    ‘On a daily basis we are facing new and complex issues. Having a rock-solid support network makes it easier, far more enjoyable and ultimately pays dividends to GCHQ’s biggest intelligence mission.

    Other professionals on the part-time ‘Power List’ の 25 revealed by flexible-working specialists Timewise include a member of Lloyd’s Banking Group’s ‘Inclusion & Diversity team’, who has worked two days a week since 2019 so she can pursue being a professional triathlete.

    Another successful part-timer is Dr Jane Edwards, who was instrumental in developing the UK’s coronavirus vaccines. She works four days a week at the Pirbright Institute, which studies infectious diseases.

    The head of counter-terrorism at GCHQ - the UK's security and intelligence agency - works in the shadows to stop dangerous criminals in their tracks. But for the past year, the job has been performed by two working mothers, who this week topped a list of the most successful people in the UK who are working part-time. 上: Vicky and Emily, whose real identities are hidden

    The head of counter-terrorism at GCHQthe UK’s security and intelligence agencyworks in the shadows to stop dangerous criminals in their tracks. But for the past year, the job has been performed by two working mothers, who this week topped a list of the most successful people in the UK who are working part-time. 上: Vicky and Emily, whose real identities are hidden

    Vicky and Emily, both of whom have young children, are the first women to jointly lead GCHQ’s counter-terrorism mission.

    The pair share both classified and unclassified email inboxes and people do not know which of them is responding.

    They said they enjoy a ‘partnershipand are ‘so committed’ ある人は彼女を指さして言った, both ‘professionally and personally’.

    The pair met more than a decade ago whilst working in the United States. Vicky said their ‘superpoweris the fact that their output is effectively ‘doubledbecause they both have ‘so much energy’.

    A poll commissioned for Timewise to mark ten years of its power list found that half of the British public ‘do not believe it is possible to have a part-time career’.

    しかしながら, this figure is down from three-quarters in 2012. Nearly half of respondents (48 パーセント) in the latest survey said they would ‘not give a part-time colleague an important or business critical task’.

    Another successful part-timer is Dr Jane Edwards (上記), who was instrumental in developing the UK's coronavirus vaccines

    Lloyds Banking Group's Ruth Astle (上記) features on the list because, 以来 2019, she has combined working two days a week for her firm whilst being a professional triathlete

    Another successful part-timer is Dr Jane Edwards (左), who was instrumental in developing the UK’s coronavirus vaccines. Lloyds Banking Group’s Ruth Astle (正しい) features on the list because, 以来 2019, she has combined working two days a week for her firm whilst being a professional triathlete

    Lloyds Banking Group’s Ruth Astle features on the list because, 以来 2019, she has combined working two days a week for her firm whilst being a professional triathlete.

    In her role in finance, she has worked to increase ‘diversity and inclusionthrough initiatives such as a sponsorship programme for junior employees.

    Timewise say Ms Astle’s part-time hours have allowed her to win two gruelling Ironman races in 2021 and she is currently ranked 30th in the world.

    An Ironman Triathlon sees athletes compete to complete a 2.4-mile swim, an 112-mile bicycle race and a full-length marathon of 26.2 miles in a single day. It is considered to be one of the most difficult physical sporting events in the world.

    Dr Edwards is named by Timewise as having been ‘instrumentalin helping to develop the UK’s coronavirus vaccines.

    Before the pandemic began in 2020, she worked on improving vaccines against a major disease affecting pig farming, known as Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome.

    Another professional on the list is Michelle Matherson, who works three days a week for the BBC. Timewise say the aim of her role is to ensure that at least 20 per cent of 'all production teams are inclusive when it comes to representing disability, ethnicity and social class'

    Another professional on the list is Michelle Matherson, who works three days a week for the BBC. Timewise say the aim of her role is to ensure that at least 20 per cent of ‘all production teams are inclusive when it comes to representing disability, ethnicity and social class

    The immunologist then pivoted to research immune responses to the coronavirus vaccines that were under development in 2020.

    12月中 2020, the then 90-year-old grandmother Margaret Keenan became the first women in the world to receive Pfizer’s jab after it had gained clinical approval.

    The results from one of Dr Edwardsstudies helped to inform the decision to use two doses of the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine, as opposed to just one.

    Dr Edwards negotiated her part-time role so she could spend more time with her son.

    Another professional on the list is Michelle Matherson, who works three days a week for the BBC.

    Timewise say the aim of her role is to ensure that at least 20 per cent of ‘all production teams are inclusive when it comes to representing disability, ethnicity and social class’.

    She also helps with ‘increasing opportunities for diverse talent on and off screen’.

    In her spare time, she teaches script-writing. Speaking of her working arrangement, 彼女は言いました: ‘I get to rest and feel more energised to do things that suit me. 両方の長所!’

    ザ・ 2022 ‘Power Listof the top part-time professionals

    For the tenth year running, flexible-working specialists Timewise have announced the 25 professionals who feature on their ‘Power List’.

    The list, which includes four job shares, is not ranked.

    ‘Vickyand ‘Emily’, Deputy Directors of Counter Terrorism at GCHQ; 作業 3.5 days a week each

    Ruth Astle, senior manager, group transformation, inclusion and diversity specialist, Lloyds Banking Group; works two days a week

    Michelle Matherson, creative diversity partner, BBC; works three days a week

    Samantha Fletcher and Clair Droeden, purchasing director at Ford; each work 80 per cent of their contract

    Samantha Fletcher and Clair Droeden, purchasing director at Ford; each work 80 per cent of their contract

    Samantha Fletcher and Clair Droeden, purchasing director at Ford; each work 80 per cent of their contract

    Carolyn Bartlett and Kirsty Wildgoose, chief strategy and transformation officer, Valuation Office Agency (part of HMRC); work three days a week each

    Carolyn Bartlett and Kirsty Wildgoose, chief strategy and transformation officer, Valuation Office Agency (part of HMRC); work three days a week each

    Carolyn Bartlett and Kirsty Wildgoose, chief strategy and transformation officer, Valuation Office Agency (part of HMRC); work three days a week each

    Sara Wajid and Zak Mensah, co-CEO of Birmingham Museums Trust; work three days a week each

    Sara Wajid and Zak Mensah, co-CEO of Birmingham Museums Trust; work three days a week each

    Sara Wajid and Zak Mensah, co-CEO of Birmingham Museums Trust; work three days a week each

    Nicola Hancock, strategy and planning manager at Shell International; works four days a week

    Nicola Hancock, strategy and planning manager at Shell International; works four days a week

    Nicola Hancock, strategy and planning manager at Shell International; works four days a week

    Hazel Macnamara, partner and business unit leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers; works four days a week

    Hazel Macnamara, partner and business unit leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers; works four days a week

    Hazel Macnamara, partner and business unit leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers; works four days a week

    Emma Wood, global brand director at Publicis Groupe; works four days a week

    Emma Wood, global brand director at Publicis Groupe; works four days a week

    Emma Wood, global brand director at Publicis Groupe; works four days a week

    Babita Devi, innocation director at Oxford Innovation; works two days a week

    Babita Devi, innocation director at Oxford Innovation

    Babita Devi, innocation director at Oxford Innovation

    Rupal Kantaria, partner at Oliver Wyman; 動作します 3.5 days a week

    Rupal Kantaria, partner at Oliver Wyman; 動作します 3.5 days a week

    Rupal Kantaria, partner at Oliver Wyman; 動作します 3.5 days a week

    Jo Ashdown, managing partner and head of partnerships, Mando-Connect; 動作します 80 per cent contract

    Jo Ashdown, managing partner and head of partnerships, Mando-Connect; 動作します 80 per cent of contract

    Jo Ashdown, managing partner and head of partnerships, Mando-Connect; 動作します 80 per cent of contract

    Jodie Gillary, head of client impact, brand and insights, UK Kantar; works three days a week

    Jodie Gillary, head of client impact, brand and insights, UK Kantar; works three days a week

    Jodie Gillary, head of client impact, brand and insights, UK Kantar; works three days a week

    Nigel Thorp, preconstruction manager at John Sisk and Son Ltd; 動作します 40 per cent contract

    Nigel Thorp, preconstruction manager at John Sisk and Son Ltd; 動作します 40 per cent contract

    Nigel Thorp, preconstruction manager at John Sisk and Son Ltd; 動作します 40 per cent contract

    Bob Booth, finance and supply chain transformation lead, IBM; works four days a week

    Bob Booth, finance and supply chain transformation lead, IBM; works four days a week

    Bob Booth, finance and supply chain transformation lead, IBM; works four days a week

    Tessa Hollingworth, managing director of the North West region, Hays Recruitment; works four days a week

    Tessa Hollingworth, managing director of the North West region, Hays Recruitment; works four days a week

    Tessa Hollingworth, managing director of the North West region, Hays Recruitment; works four days a week

    James Ashall, Diageo in society transformation director; works four days a week

    James Ashall, Diageo in society transformation director; works four days a week

    James Ashall, Diageo in society transformation director; works four days a week

    Rachel Garrett, managing director at CMG Technologies; works four days a week

    Rachel Garrett, managing director at CMG Technologies; works four days a week

    Rachel Garrett, managing director at CMG Technologies; works four days a week

    Jacqueline Mulryne, 相棒, Arnold & ポーター; works four days a week

    Jacqueline Mulryne, 相棒, Arnold & ポーター; works four days a week

    Jacqueline Mulryne, 相棒, Arnold & ポーター; works four days a week

    Kelly Keating, programme manager; J.P. Morganl works 55 per cent contract

    Kelly Keating, programme manager; J.P. Morganl works 55 per cent contract

    Kelly Keating, programme manager; J.P. Morganl works 55 per cent contract

    Dr Kerrie Thackray, higher clinical fellow, Addenbrooke’s Hospital; 動作します 60 per cent contract

    Dr Kerrie Thackray, higher clinical fellow, Addenbrooke's Hospital; 動作します 60 per cent contract

    Dr Kerrie Thackray, higher clinical fellow, Addenbrooke’s Hospital; 動作します 60 per cent contract

    Alex Kihurani, senior manager, EY; 動作します 60 per cent contract

    Alex Kihurani, senior manager, EY; 動作します 60 per cent contract

    Alex Kihurani, senior manager, EY; 動作します 60 per cent contract

    Alan Grady, programme editor, 5 News ITN; works four days a week

    Alan Grady, programme editor, 5 News ITN; works four days a week

    Alan Grady, programme editor, 5 News ITN; works four days a week

    Aekta Patel, global head of venture capital unit, Department for International Trade; works three days a week

    Aekta Patel, global head of venture capital unit, Department for International Trade; works three days a week

    Aekta Patel, global head of venture capital unit, Department for International Trade; works three days a week

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