- Norwich, GB
- £130 /hr
- Available now
I have created a Mindfulness Leadership progamme and currently delivering to two large organisations
Area Covered: Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, London
Company Name: Barbara Ives
Industry: Learning & Development, Coaching, Mentoring, Mindfulness Leadership, Change Management,more...Area Covered: Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, London
Company Name: Barbara Ives
Industry: Learning & Development, Coaching, Mentoring, Mindfulness Leadership, Change Management, Employee Health and Wellbeing, Mediation
Summary: Based in Norwich, Barbara Ives is an accomplished training and development specialist with over twenty five years experience in the field of training, development, coaching, mentoring, management, HR and consultancy. Barbara has a great deal of experience and has worked with private organisations and the public sector (NHS).
Barbara has strong business acumen, extensive knowledge and experience of applying business led solutions to meet organisations future and current demands. Barbara’s passion and enthusiasm in developing individuals is very evident from the effective feedback she has received. Barbara has a particular interest in organisational development, change management and health and wellbeing and has lead a number of projects in these areas. Most recently Barbara has created and delivered a 'Mindfulness Leadership' programme.
Barbara is also a qualified yoga teacher, mindfulness and meditation teacher and Nordic Walking Instructor. She runs classes, workshops and offers individual tuition to clients. Barbara believes a healthy lifestyle and work life balance is important and runs workshops in managing stress, improving your health and wellbeing and mindfulness.
Job Title: Freelance Training & Development Consultant, Coach & Mentor
Company: Barbara Ives
Description: I am a professional, passionate, qualified, highly competent and enthusiastic individual with consultancy, managerial, coaching, mentoring, learning and development and HR experience. Barbara is also a writer and regularly contributes to various Health and Wellbeing magazines.
I have a great deal of experience in managing, implementing, creating, delivering, facilitating and evaluating training and development programmes. I have worked within Health and Social care for ten years and previously worked for large and small private businesses.
Job Title: Training & Development Consultant, Coach & Wellbeing Specialist & Yoga Teacher
Company: Barbara Ives
Description: Soft skills Training & Development
Coaching (Business, Executive, Life & team)
Change management & managing change
Management & Leadership
Conducting effective Appraisals
Supervision and Performance Management
Performance & Capability
Training Needs Analysis (TNA)
Recruitment & Selection & Retention
ILM(Institute of Leadership and Management)
Measuring and evaluating training
Training and development plans and Strategy
Employee Health & Wellbeing programme
Managing Stress and creating a healthy lifestyle
Developing Resilience & Emotional Intelligence
Bullying and Harassment Awareness
Bespoke training and development programmes
Blended learning and e-learning solutions
Yoga and mindfulness meditation
Yoga therapy (one-to-one)
Job Title: Business owner Learning & Development Consultant & Health and Wellbeing Coach
Company: Yoga Norfolk
Description: I am a qualified British Wheel of Yoga Teacher. I am passionate about health and wellbeing, and work life balance. My ethos is in helping individuals improve their health, wellbeing and lifestyle. I offer a person centered holistic approach to health and wellbeing. I offer yoga, relaxation and mindfulness meditation classes. I offer therapeutic yoga where I work with clients with various illnesses, mental, emotional, physiological and musculoskeletal and other debilitating conditions.
Job Title: Education & Training Manager
Company: Broadland PCT
Description: The role was a new position within Broadland Primary Care Trust and provided me with a number of challenges and opportunities. The ultimate challenge was in getting the department up and running whilst ensuring that day-to-day business activities ran smoothly, managing admin staff, ensuring staff were informed, involved and expectations were met. During this role I managed the T&D budget, created an L&D Strategy, L&D training plan, commissioned external training organisations and chaired a steering group.
Job Title: Management & Development Trainer
Company: Norwich Union Training and Development
Description: As a soft skills management and development trainer I was responsible for creating, delivering and evaluating various bespoke and generic soft skills programmes. This role provided me with the underpinning knowledge, strategic tools and techniques required in designing and delivering ‘soft’ skills training programmes and was a great insight into the challenges that often go arise when managing people.
During this role I worked with Professional Accreditation Bodies in obtaining accreditation for some of the in-house courses. During this role I gained a great deal of experience in the delivery and facilitation of training. I was chosen to be a member of a project team to deliver a major change management and integration programme to three thousand staff in the UK. The project was handled with the utmost sensitivity as it was initiated at a time when many staff were unsure of their positions and redundancies were imminent.
Job Title: IT Trainer
Company: Aviva Life Insurance Company
Description: Responsible for the creation, delivery and evaluation of MS Office Suite and other bespoke software and elearning programmes.
Job Title: HR Trainer
Company: Norfolk & Suffolk Foundation Trust
Description: Situated within the HR department I was responsible for TNA, consultancy, creating and delivering bespoke training programmes and HR policy awareness training. Health and Wellbeing champion and managed an Employee H&W programme.
Job Title: Nordic Walking Instructor
Company: Nordic Walking Norwich
Description: Qualified with Nordic Walking UK I teach nordic walking and also combine personal coaching with walking.
Learning and Development Consultant and Coach