Associates

 

Christine Lester

  • Experienced tender writing with European partners 
  • Professional consultant worked with the Centre for Tomorrows Company delivering the enablement of the “inclusive” approach in line with “inspiring and enabling British business to compete with the best” through focusing on relationships – leadership, community, stakeholder, employee, customer and suppliers
  • Adopts “trouble shooting role for learning which has not met organisational requirements, identifies best practice, action plans & focuses the strategy to a 5-year plan.
  • Equally supports private and public sector organisations by the development of best practice/best value models
  • Qualified TDLB Assessor, Internal Verifier, APL Adviser
  • Assists National Training Organisations with benchmarking, diagnosis, sector specific
  • Member of the Overseas Development Group of the Institute of Management Consultants
  • Supported by respected Associates working on Continuous Improvement models across spectrum of business sectors
  • Enables clients to recognise the key impact of management training upon delivering their business objectives
  • Helps large organisations to identify human resource development to meet company objectives and personal development
  • able to deliver to single customer and to Board and Local Authority Executive level.
  • Keynote speaker on branding, benchmarking and best value.

Ken Lester

  • Responsible for the day-to-day financial operation, adherence to vision & values, project management, conference management, UK national funding, community & social funding; commitment to the growth of small-medium enterprises with knowledge gained from working with corporates

Alan Beckley

  • Police Inspectors Examination
  • Diploma in NENSS
  • Student Instructors Course
  • LL.B Bachelor of Laws
  • Criminal Justice Education
  • FBI National Academy Course
  • TDLB, D32,33 Vocational Assessor
  • TDLB D34 Internal Verifier
  • LLM Master of Laws
  • MCI NVQ level 5, Strategic Management
  • Assessor for the 1999 Business Excellence Model
  • Certificate in Professional Policing - Police Ethics
  • Fellow CMC
  • Msc (Management of Education)
  • V2 External Verifiers Award
  • Copyright Law
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Equal Opportunities & Diversity
  • Fundamentals of University Learning & Teaching
  • EEL409 University Learning & Teaching Research Supervisor

Jacqui Hogan

  • Designed and ran several well regarded workshops e.g. ‘Innovation’ Project Management, Business Planning, Entrepreneurship, Creative problem solving etc. both in-house and for 3rdparty sponsored groups
  • Developed and delivered Business planning training with follow-up mentoring to local enterprise group
  • Developed and delivered Project Management training, including inventing an original critical thinking game, as part of a support package to local entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs,
  • Delivered several workshops on public speaking and communications. Led over 15 business projects from initial business evaluation (strategy fit, market need, funding, sale management, resourcing etc.) through to producing business and implementation plans, managing client staff and specialist consultants. Clients included Software, Telecomms, Retail, Engineering, Finance and Service organisations

Alan Clare

  • working with numerous companies, COPS  a one parent society, deliver training both bespoke and accredited qualifications. also Matrix accredited and deliver Information Advice and Guidance to ALL learners and companies working closely with Cornwall rural county council, deliverig basic skills Literacy and numeracy; also to the voluntary sector (VSF) and other family run or large company’s covering the southwest.
  • Establishing the environment with companies and then can delivering the new QCFs (NVQs) covering all hospitality and business admin and customer service Levels 1-4. a wide range of resettlement programmes for the armed forces, training individuals to acclimatise to the outside world, so they leave with the relevant training and qualifications to complete their chosen career
  • The New apprenticeship on line system lets the employers looking to take on new staff. find the right trainee for their job vacancy and then provide apprenticeship training. NVQs Direct, our e-portfolio, this lets all learners have the facility to learn on line instead of paper based qualifications. This can be accessed anywhere as long internet is available and can also be used with any smart phone or New mobile phone

Noel Hodson

  • Tax and Audit Manager, specialist in negotiating & settling Back-Duty-Tax cases.
  • Treasurer – Lausanne CH, for a Commodities Trading Partnership
  • Founder & Programmer – TMP - Cobol Computerised Accounting (UK’s 1st)
  • Founder & Managing Partner – McVeigh Hodson – Blackstone Franks, Accountants
  • Founder & Managing Director - Hodson & Associates – Morton Hodson & Co  - Business Expansion Specialists (38 UK Offices)
  • Founder and Principal Consultant:
  • SW2000 – Telework Studies, SW2000 - Intelligent Transport, and SW2000 - Take-the-Plunge, SME Business Start-Ups.
  • Founder and Project Co-ordinator - The Foodtubes Project.
  • Directorships – North Wales Supplies Ltd. Mallalieu Cars & Mallalieu Engineering Ltd. Oxford Research Science Park Ltd. - ITAC (International Telework Association and Council) – ISUFT (International Society for Underground Freight Transport) – West Midlands Tomorrow Ltd –  - WISE (Work Information Society Employment) Vienna. - Member of The Tax Justice Network (TJN).
  • Project-Co-ordinator – European Commission – 0.5M euro Experts Unlimited EXPUN T2012 and 2.3M euro The European Charter for Telework. The Foodtubes Project 2006-2011.
  • Awards: 2001 International Excellence in Telework – 2008 St Andrews Prize for the Environment.
  • Publications: Inventors to Investors 1/4ly Magazine – Strategic Workstyles Newspaper – Economics of Telework (BT) – Teleworking Explained (Wiley & Sons). Trainer & Tutor: to UK and USA business consultants and at Kuwait Oil Industry College. Workshop Leader and Conference Speaker – Europe and USA.

Ruggero Apruzzese

  • University of Roma Tre - undergraduate degree in Political Science for cooperation and development aims to meet the growing demand for new professional figures in the field of economic development, institutional and human, in the more developed countries and developing countries
  • Venice International University - Master in EU Planning: 5 days classroom on techniques and methodologies for the preparation and presentation of projects for the community: preliminary to the development of the EU project ideas, monitoring and selection of opportunities, subsidiarity and correct approach to an invitation of the Community.
  • 9/11/2010 TO 10/10/ 2011 - SIDIM  holidayin srl - Trainers Support in class, responsible for documentation and for the material
  • 04/01/2012 to 04/01/2013 - CESC Project, via Cariati 12,  00178 Rome - Educational, sportieve and recreational activities for children from 8 to 17 years old
  • 17 /06 /2013 -  07/07/2013 - SIDIM  Holidayin srl - Coordinator  of recreational activities for children from 3 to 13 years old
  • 26 /08 / 2013  - 19 / 10 / 2013 - Social Cooperative Prassi e Ricerca - Assistant for training courses, responsible for the production of events and seminars
  • 27 /03 / 2014  - 04/09/2014 - Social Cooperative Prassi e Ricerca - Assistant for training courses , responsible for the organization of events and creative seminars and coordinator of the communication  on social media Facebook ( "piazzacreativita" and internet site)
  • 10/10/2014  - 10 /04/ 2015 - Minster Development Centre - Learning experience  on V. E. T. ( vocational training,  E. Q F. - European Qualification Framework) acquisition of the tools, methodologies and techniques of the cycle of management of European design
  • 1/1/2015 - 31/12 2015 - Social Cooperative integrates 2007 - coordination, planning, implementation and monitoring of the project partnership with the second municipality of Rome
  • 01/04/2015 - 21/10/2015 - Social Enterprise “Borghi Artistici” Via Eleonorea d'Arborea -  Assistant in training activities aimed at 50 young unemployed Italians and political refugees on the themes of creative Enterprise, social integration, sustainable development and EU funds Responsible for work experience of 100 hours of 5 young unemployed Italians and 5 Political Refugees  
  • 10/01/2016 to 10/04/2016 - Associaçao Fraternidade Aliança, Rua Paulino Ferreira - participation in thematic forums, design of the Local Development Plan, project management Local development
  • 15/03/2016 to 30/09/2016 - Social Cooperative "Integrates2007" - Realization of the web portal Http://ideedellaterra.it/ with the aim to promote the certificates products of Valle di Comino Creation of two jobs for two disabled people.                                                                                                       

Ali Ulusoy

  • Chairman of the Association
  • Offering personal and corporate training services in the country and has more than 150 training up until this time.
  • He is quite experienced in writing projects and managing about that. Many of the projects that have been written by him, considered appropriate up to now.
  • Especially those in writing and managing project issues he has published 9 books.  He has dedicated himself to either civil society or disabled community.
  • Fluent in English and speaks German at an intermediate level.
  • "My Advertising Agencies: Down Advertising Agency" which is the first project regarding Down Syndrome entrepreneurship, supported by ISKUR (Turkısh Labour Agency) and written and consulted by Ulusoy. By means of this project his son whose name Ozan Ulusoy, had an opportunity to establish his own company, was awarded by METU (Middle East Technical University) in 2015, as the year of the entrepreneur.
  • He has rich experience in coordinating transnational projects designing and implementing projects within time and budget.  Motivating the partner organisations and ensuring their effective cooperation, monitoring and evaluating the projects' progress and crisis management are his strengths. He has participated more than 100 EU and Local projects.
  • The training which he is participating in as a trainer:
    • Trainer for Soft Skill Training for all
    • Fundraising and Employability
    • Leadership skills
    • Proposal Writing and Project Management
    • Strategic Planning in Organisations, Personal and Organizational Development For NGO Leaders
    • Developing voluntary Services in NGOs.  

Contact Us

email:
christine@minsterdevelopmentcentre.co.uk.

Telephone:
+44 (0) 1543 490509

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+44 (0) 1543 490508