Current Clients (2010) include: Public Services Management Wales, West Midlands Probation Service, Integra Limited, Magstim Limited, 4warddevelopment Limited, Fix Training Limited, The Institute of Leadership and Management, The Bushey Academy

Significant Recent Successes

  • Evaluation and feedback for the Leadership for Collaboration Post-Graduate Certificate – Social Services Improvement Agency 2006 -2010 (on-going)
  • Establishment, with colleagues, of a working online management training tutorial system and the development of bespoke management and leadership e-training and provision of qualifications
  • Four complex independent investigations (2008 – 2009) with the City of Newport and a series of care reports for Cartwright Black solicitors in Cardiff
  • Co-Design and delivery of a participation and co-production programme for Learning Disabilities Directorate
  • Design and development, with a colleague, of a Sabbatical Officers’ development programme 2009-2010
  • Associate Consultant of Bristol Business School, University of the West of England (by tender)
  • Development and delivery of a programme for Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Project manager for the planning of a Pan-Wales (Cymru) leadership development programme for the principality’s social services
  • Active member of the award winning (Public Service People Management Awards) University of Bath providing facilitated appreciative enquiry
  • Co-author of Public Services Management Wales booklet: “Learning from each other” published for the PSMW “Expo” event 29th & 30th January 2008
  • Registered consultant for Public Services Management Wales

Qualifications

Management Qualifications

  • 2009 – Level 7 Diploma for Executive Coaches and Leadership Mentors (The Institute of Leadership and Management)
  • 2009 – Mentoring (N.V.Q. Level 2) for children and young people. Menfa, Cardiff
  • 2008 – City and Guilds Graduateship Award in Management (GCGI)
  • 1992 – Diploma of the Institute of Health Services Management (Dip. I.H.S.M.)
  • 1991 – Diploma in Management Studies (Health) University of Glamorgan (D.M.S.)

Academic Degrees

  • 1997 – MSc in Healthcare Management, University of Glamorgan (M.Sc.)
  • 1986 – BA Open University (B.A.)

Professional Qualifications

  • 2002 – External Verifier for Management NVQs and Vocational Qualifications Institute of Leadership and Management D35
  • 2001 – National Vocational Qualification Assessor. Institute for Supervision and Management D32 & D33
  • 1991 – Completed the third specialist certificate to qualify for the Certificate of Professional Practice (Certificates are: Teaching and Assessing in Clinical Practice, Care of the Older Person and Continence promotion)
  • 1983 – Certificate of District Nursing No. 30164
  • 1978 – Registered General Nurse No. 0545206
    Membership of Professional Bodies
  • 2009 – 2010 Member of the British Academy of Management
  • 2002-2010 – Fellow of Institute for Leadership and Management (FinstLM)
  • 1999-2002 – Membership of the Institute of Supervision and Management (MISM)
  • 1978-1990 / 1996-2010 – Member of the Royal College of Nursing
  • 1991-2008 – Member of the Institute of Healthcare Management (MIHM)