10+ years in career guidance and coaching
Extensive professional experience gives me a wide ranging skillset across coaching, career counselling, advice and guidance.
Ability to use and critically reflect on labour market information sources, with particular familiarity working with information for the UK market at graduate and professional levels.
Leading university experience
Careers Adviser, University of Oxford (2011-15)
Career Counsellor, University of California Berkeley (3 month professional exchange, 2013)
Careers Consultancy Manager, University of Reading (2015-2018)
Regularly used as an independent consultant for University of Oxford, University of Reading, University of London, London School of Economics, Brunel University, University of Northumbria
Professionally qualified and registered
Postgraduate Diploma in Careers Education, Information and Guidance, University of Warwick (Distinction)
Registered Career Development Professional with Career Development Institute (our professional body).
Awarded Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy based on employability and careers practice whilst leading the careers consultancy team at University of Reading.
I want to help people overcome challenges to find happy and fulfilling work lives.
I seek to charge rates which acknowledge my training and experience but that are as accessible as possible. I don’t have a glossy office, or many overheads and so can charge below the (high) market rate for 1:1 support. I also offer reduced rates for those on low incomes.