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Kelly works for DHL Supply Chain as a Rehab Coordinator

 June 04, 2024

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DHL Supply Chain's employees work for a range of incredibly diverse contracts.

A DHL Supply Chain HM Prison and Probation Service (HMPPS) contract sees the company managing the picking, packing and distribution of basic goods to inmates within prisons.

Learn more about this unique and rewarding contract from DHL Supply Chain's Rehab Coordinator, Kelly, as she discusses her role with DHL.

Vast role as a team leader

Kelly has worked with DHL for almost five years, and started as a team leader.

"The role of the team leader is quite a vast one to be honest, because you could do anything from being on the shop floor in amongst it, to in the tilling room where you till in the orders on a daily basis," explains Kelly.

Helping others as a Rehab Coordinator

Part of Kelly's role with DHL Supply Chain is to educate those in the workshops and outside the workshops in the knowledge of rehabilitation and the things that are offered in and out of the prison.

"For me, it's about knowing that you've helped someone. You come to work wanting and knowing that you're potentially going to change the way somebody's viewed their life for however many years they've come out, and they've learnt a completely different skill set than when they walked in with," she explains. "To be part of that, you feel like you've done a really good job."

A variety of career progression routes available

Kelly shares that one of the qualities which is important to do the job of Rehab Coordinator is respect.

"Know that you have to have patience, fairness and to just be kind," says Kelly.

She suggests that with DHL there are many career progression routes available.

"Working for DHL is great. The progression routes are unlimited as long as you put in the hard work," she concludes.

Embark on a rewarding career with DHL

Connecting people and improving lives means DHL employees are always doing meaningful work.

DHL's colleagues get to see the real-world impact their work has on people's lives.

Looking to join them? Take a look at latest job vacancies with DHL.


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