- London, GB
- £50 /hr
- Available now
I am a specialist in training, facilitation, adult learning, economic regeneration strategy & project management with over 22 years diverse management experience in the public,more...I am a specialist in training, facilitation, adult learning, economic regeneration strategy & project management with over 22 years diverse management experience in the public, business and third sectors. My expertise includes policy development, strategic planning, neighbourhood renewal, social enterprise development, volunteer management, developing an international dimension to a business, bid writing and assessment and funding strategies. I prefer short - term or time - limited assignments which necessitate me adding my expertise to a team or completing a project on a cleint's behalf. No job is to big or too small for consideration and I am happy to work remotey or travel the country to facilitate workshops and training events.
Area Covered: London, South East, UK, Europe
Company Name: city sense Ltd
Work Experience Summary: 2010/2009: Part âï¿½ï¿½ time (14 hours weekly) Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Learning & Development Institute Unionlearn Project Worker: master class facilitator to learning reps across 9 RCN England regions encouraging workplace learning and development, employer engagement, portfolio preparation and CPD.
2010/2007: City Sense Ltd: director & consultant in economic regeneration & project management; consultant, trainer, facilitator, mentor & project manager in all aspects of governance, skills, enterprise business, international trade, funding and project management for public, private and third sector organisations.
2007/1997: London Borough of Croydon Economic Development Unit: Economic Programme Manager; manager of strategic projects, partnerships, funded programmes and policy development concerning workforce skills, international collaboration, entrepreneurship, social enterprise, employability, business and the local economy. 2005/2006 Bid manager for successful Â£77 million LEGI project. 2001/2004: International Programmes Manager âï¿½ï¿½ Manager of 6 EU & CLGF & DFID - funded programmes, European Edge Cities Partnership, Commonwealth Local Government Programme & Policy Adviser to laACTsa (UK Local Authority Action for Southern Africa);
1989/97: Croydon Volunteering Unit: Volunteering Manager; recruitment, training, & management of 250+ volunteers on programmes supporting social services & NHS clients;
1986/89: Cumbria Social Services: Volunteer Coordinator; recruitment, training, & management of 55+ volunteers supporting people with learning disabilities in hospital and the community;
1985/06: University College of North Wales Bangor: Community Action Organiser; Management of student CSR volunteering programme through 24 local community projects;
Education Summary: 9 'O' levels & 4 'A' levels
B.A. (Hons) English
MSc Equal Opportunities studies
BTEC NVQ level 4 Certificate in Management
Certificate in Urban Community Studies
Certificate in TEFL
NOCN level 3 Funding Strategies & Bid Writing
Accreditation in Facilitation Skills (in process)
project manager, facilitator, bid writer