About the Trainer ...

Christine Laverock is an experienced independent trainer and consultant based in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England.
She has been running training courses for a range of organisations since 1980 and her main areas of expertise are: Management, Leadership and Communication.

She also:

  • advises organisations on training and development needs,
  • facilitates staff and management awaydays,
  • is a mentor/coach to senior managers,
  • organises seminars and conferences,
  • was chair of Suffolk Police Authority from 2001 to 2005.

She has a professional training qualification with the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, is a member of the ILM who accredit her courses, and is also a member of the Association for Coaching and the European Mentoring and Coaching Council.

Previously she worked in education as a schools inspector with OFSTED, a Performance Management Consultant and an External Advisor to schools, and held supervisory and management positions in local government and with Barclays Bank.

Christine Laverock - the trainer

Christine was a founder member and Chair of Rochford Trust, a charity that ran a popular young people's social and resource centre, Rochford House in Woodbridge from 1997 - 2011. She has also organised parenting groups, to enable parents of teenage children to discuss ways of improving communication and resolving conflict within the family.

When relaxing, she enjoys writing poetry and has been published in the anthologies Straight from the Heart, Mind Games and In the Eyes of the Poet.