Client List (chronological)
I have a private coaching practice of clients who come to me from a range of sectors; arts, heritage, sustainability, benevolent, anti-poverty, adult care, etc.
I run a wide range of Art Therapy Programmes for women in London tacking issues such as PND, mental health issues and early parenthood. These programmes are delivered in partnership with local community organisations such as Forest Gate Arts, Bonny Downs Community Association and Alternatives.
My current and recent past corporate coaching and consultancy clients include:
Resolution – First for Family Law - Executive Coach.
Strategic consultancy to review and shape the ‘Parenting after Parting’ pilot programme.
Hackney FoodBank - Executive Coaching
New Choices for Youth - Newham - Executive Coaching
Icon Theatre - Coaching, Strategic Planning and Organisational Development
London Architect - Coaching on return to the workplace
HRP - Historic Royal Palaces - Executive Coaching
Lionheart – Executive Coaching. Corporate Governance review and Strategic Development work with the CEO, staff team and Board
Individual Parent Returners - Executive coaching to London based parents
United St Saviours Trust Southwark – Strategic Review and Investment strategy development including a comprehensive community consultation process.
Bede House Settlement – Rotherhithe. Senior Management Team Facilitation and Strategic Planning.
Hackney Council and Islington Council– Consultant, Independent Officer, Auditor and Panel Chair – Safeguarding and Learning, Children and Families - Various independent roles including working with Group Managers to investigate complaints and resolve them at Stage 2 and Stage 3 of the Complaints Process. LA Case Audits for Corporate Parenting. Research Paper into models of advocacy delivery for children looked-after and care leavers.
London Development Agency (LDA) – Strategic consultancy to Head of Volunteering and Youth.
Youth Action Network – Executive Coach. Consultant to the Board and CEO - Strategy and Management Consultancy - Board/Resourse Development programme.
Youth Service Hackney Council - Looked After Children – Participation Acceleration Consultant ‘Pledge’ driven strategic and operational development work.
YMCA England and Y Care International - Original writer, creator and on-going facilitation of ‘Changing Your World - Lobbying and Campaigning skills’ Residential Training Course Co-facilitation with Lord Rupert Redesdale. See Additional lead role to rewrite training and cascade model to YMCA Ireland and Irish MP’s.
St Saviours United Trust – Governance Review and Board Development Work
YouthNet UK– Board and SMT Strategic Review programme
Springfield Primary Care Practice – Practice Director's Coach. Strategic development programme
Hackney Council Looked After Children Officers Group - Action Planning Event
AQA – CPD Course Development - Citizenship Studies ‘A’ level Teacher Training Course and Support Materials development
The National Trust – National Volunteering Change Management Consultancy Report
Changemakers – Strategy Consultancy Project
‘Choose Action’ – Development of a new National Strategic Alliance – working with an alliance of Student Volunteering UK, Youth Action Network, YouthNet, Worldwide Volunteering and ChangeMakers.
Victim Support - Executive Coach.
CapacityBuilders – GO ChangeUp Coordinators and CB Regional Officers Event
DCSF Children and Youth Board - Independent Evaluation of Board and the partnership between British Youth Council National Children’s Bureau and DfES
UNICEF UK – Children and Young People’s Participation Strategy - Consultation scoping planning and implementation of new children and young people’s participation and involvement strategy across organisation and all service delivery. Recruitment of Head of Youth.
NCVO – National Council for Voluntary Organisations and Home Office - Scoping and Research Project – Partnership and Collaborative working between large and small Voluntary Organisations – '1+1=3 Report'
Health First – Strategic Review & consultancy work
NCompass and Northants County Council - Development of models and consortia for delivery of Finance and Workforce Development Infrastructure Functions for Sub-regional Northamptonshire Consortia
The Citizenship Foundation - Independent Evaluation of the Youth Act! Programme
Northamptonshire LEA and Police Partnership - Anti-Homophobic Bullying in Schools Baseline Research and project
Revolving Doors Agency - Staff Coach
Volunteering England - Independent member of VE National Grant Making Panel
SpeakersBank - Home Office Exemplar Research Study Outcome-focussed Research and Market Testing of 'Speak Up! Speak Out!' - Communications Training Programmes for the VCS
Institute of Volunteering Research, Home Office and Russell Commission - Mapping and scoping research into extent and scope of youth volunteering England
Kingston Smith Consultancy Project - Strategic planning research report for Community Housing and Therapy
TimeBank – ‘Time Together’ UK Refugee Mentoring Scheme - Pilot Year Action-Research evaluation and report
Islington Education Authority, Islington Chamber of Commerce & SpeakersBank Partnership Development of the first pilot 'Speak Up! Speak Out!'! Youth Employability Training Programme – cross borough. Now a UK initiative.
The Camelot Foundation - Youth Leadership Award Scheme- Planning and Facilitation with young people
Albert Kennedy Trust - Board and Staff Strategic Planning Consultancy
National Council Voluntary Youth Services & British Youth Council - Partnership Policy and Management Consultancy Project
Wandsworth Volunteer Bureau - Diversity Training
Northamptonshire LGB Alliance - Diversity Training for Board of Trustees
ACNeilsen (Hong Kong) - International Market Research - Project Management
Business in the Community - Benchmarking the economic worth of corporate employee engagement in the community - Consultancy Report
Consortium of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Voluntary and Community Organisations - Director (Interim)
Parentline Plus (National Office) - Consultant to the CEO and Deputy Director
If you would like to read a report from a specific project then do ask as some are in the public domain and can be shared.
I would also like to point out that I executed some of the above projects with other fabulous consultancy associates including Saskia Neary, Andrew Billington, Caroline Ellis, Richard Brine and Linda Mitchell.
2010 - present
2010 - present