Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 6

Start of the Investigation The first screenshot in this chapter comes from the letter Bart sent to his manager following our flight together. My appraisal was sent to him on 28th December 2018, we landed from our trip on 26th December. “TalkitOut” is the company’s mediation service. Company policy states mediation should always be consideredContinue reading “Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 6”

Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 5

Bart’s Performance Appraisal Chapter five and it’s finally time to share the performance appraisal I wrote on ex police officer now cabin crew member Bart. The text comes directly from the original document. Where necessary explanations have been added in coloured font. All names have been changed. Performance Review – Bart  – employee number VS103/4Continue reading “Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 5”

Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 4

Fighting Hatred in the Workplace In 2011 I had an encounter with the Head of Cabin Crew that led to me reporting her for breach of confidentiality. I believe in 2019 when my name came to her attention because of the grievance raised against me by Bart, that she used the opportunity for revenge. WhenContinue reading “Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 4”

Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 3

When Cabin Crew Tell Lies The publication of my blog was first announced on a Facebook group widely used by cabin crew past and present. It attracted a huge amount of interest and the moderators didn’t feel it was appropropriate for the nature of the page which I understood. Shortly before being removed crew memberContinue reading “Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 3”

Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 2

Retaliation, Making it Personal The response to the first chapter of my blog was truly overwhelming. In just a few hours it received a huge number of views and messages of support from friends and colleagues many of whom I’ve not seen for years poured in. I read every comment and was blown away byContinue reading “Being Cabin Crew | The Ugly Truth Part 2”

Being Cabin Crew – The Ugly Truth

Cabin Crew Mental Health Having spent my entire working life as cabin crew, I was made redundant in 2020 following the outbreak of Covid-19. I was on long term sick at the time because of mental health issues. As soon as redundancies were announced I knew my cards were marked. During my 30 years withContinue reading “Being Cabin Crew – The Ugly Truth”