Meet The Team

Alison

Department: MD

Favourite Quote: “If you want to predict the future you need to create it.”
Peter Drucker

James

Department: Outreach & IT Director

Favourite Quotes: “Live with Passion.” and “Deeds not Words.”
Tony Robbins and Emmeline Pankhurst

Julie

Department: People & Projects Director

Favourite Quote: “Two men looked out through the same prison bars, one saw mud the other saw stars.”
Frederick Langridge

Matt

Department: Operations Director

Favourite Quote: “Let us strive for the impossible. The great achievements throughout history have been the conquest of what seemed the impossible.”
Charlie Chaplin

Paul

Department: Learning & Quality Director

Favourite Quote: “Success is not just about personal gain; it’s about how you use your achievements to make the world a better place.”

Melissa

Department: Programme Manager

Favourite Quote: “If you are not willing to learn no one can help you. If you are determined to learn no one can stop you.”
Zig Ziglar

Sam

Department: Programme Manager

Favourite Quote: “Integrity is choosing courage over comfort. It’s choosing what’s right over what’s fun, fast or easy and it’s practicing your values, not just professing them.”

Rachel

Department: Programme Manager

Favourite Quote: “All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination.”
Earl Nightingale

Jack

Department: Marketing

Favourite Quote: “Do or do not there is no try”
Yoda

Maria

Department: Recruitment & Enrolment Manager

Favourite Quote: “Kindness is free. Sprinkle that stuff everywhere!”

Katie

Department: Recruitment/Enrolment Officer

Favourite Quote: “To infinity and beyond!”
Buzz Lightyear

Baneen

Department: Recruitment/Enrolment Officer

Favourite Quote: “If my mind can conceive it, if my heart can believe it, then I can achieve it.”
Muhammad Ali

Lyndsey

Department: Exams Co-Ordinator

Favourite Quote: “Inspiration comes from within yourself. One has to be positive. When you’re positive, good things happen.”
Deep Roy

Thao

Department: Administration

Favourite Quote: “I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”
Nelson Mandela

Anthony

Department: Administration

Favourite Quote: “A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.”

Lisa

Department: Employer Services Manager

Favourite Quote: “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…”
Dr Seuss

Jane

Department: L&D Strategist

Favourite Quote: “They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.”
Maya Angelou

Jackie

Department: L&D Specialist

Favourite Quote: “Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you do, you will be successful.”

Debbie

Department: L&D Specialist

Favourite Quote: “Imagine with all your mind, believe with all your heart, achieve with all your might.”

Vicki

Department: L&D Specialist

Favourite Quote: “Strive not to be a success but rather to be of value.”
Albert Einstein

Rob

Department: Finance

Favourite Quote: “Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.”
Stephen Hawkins

Tom

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.”
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Megan

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “The most important thing in life is to stop saying “I wish” and start saying “I will”. Consider nothing impossible, then treat possibilities as probabilities”
Charles Dickens

Sarah

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
Dr. Seuss

Gayle

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.”
Will Rogers

Emma

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Anything is possible – Just hard work and grafting.”
Mo Farah

Neil

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Our attitude towards others determines their attitude towards us.”
Earl Nightingale

Gemma

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.”
Dale Carnegie

Danny

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.”
Robert Collier

Jennifer

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Your SMILE is your LOGO, your personality is your BUSINESS CARD, how you leave others feeling after an experience with you becomes your TRADEMARK!”
Jay Danzie

Jenny

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow”
Audrey Hepburn

Alison

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “You’ve always had the power my dear, you just had to learn it for yourself”
Glinda – The Wizard of Oz

Sharon

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “If I was to begin my life again, I would make my dreams even bigger, because life is infinitely more beautiful and greater than I could ever have believed or even imagined.”
Georges Bernanos

Ruaa

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “You were born with wings, why prefer to crawl through life?”
Rumi

Andy

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “Don’t fear failure, low aim is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail”
Bruce Lee

Vickie

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “The more you are grateful for what you have the more you will have to be grateful for”
Zig Ziglar

Susannah

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.”
John F Kennedy

Amy

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “You must tell yourself, ‘No matter how hard it is, or how hard it gets, I’m going to make it.’”
Les Brown.

Tina

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.”
Theodore Roosevelt

Christie-Lee

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “Life is like riding a bicycle, to keep your balance you must keep moving.”
Albert Einstein.

Danielle

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be.”
Albus Dumbledore

Amy

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go far wrong.”
Ella Fitzgerald

Heather

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.”
Norman Vincent Peale

Ellie

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Life is a great big canvas, throw all the paint you can on it.”
Danny Kaye

Shelagh

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up.”
Nelson Mandela

Katie

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Remember, you are exactly where you need to be.”
Hal Elrod

Lyn

Department: Assistant Programme Manager

Favourite Quote: “Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.”
Christian D. Larson

Sonya

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Dare to Know! Have the courage to use your own intelligence!”
Immanuel Kant

Aniqah

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “I’m a big believer in never say never.”
Jim Parsons

Cheryl

Department: Coach

Favourite Quote: “Whoever is happy will make others happy too.”
Anne Frank

Zoe

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “You miss one hundred percent of the shots you don’t take.”
Wayne Gretzky

Andy

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “Change is inevitable – growth is optional.”
John Maxwell

Victoria

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is today.”
Chinese proverb

Adam

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “Once you bid farewell to discipline, you say goodbye to success.”
Sir Alex Ferguson

Dave

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “ Luck is just preparation waiting for an opportunity”

Michelle

Department: Subject Specialist Trainer

Favourite Quote: “The greatest personal limitation is to be found not in the things you want to do and can’t, but in the things, you’ve never considered doing.””
Richard Bandler

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Alice

Department: Head of Hugs

Favourite Quote: “The best Therapist has fur and four legs”

Sara

Department: Functional Skills Co-Ordinator

Favourite Quote: “Never ruin a good day by thinking about a bad yesterday.”

Michaela

Department: Functional Skills Tutor

Favourite Quote: “Believe you can and you are half way there.”
Theodore Roosevelt