What I Offer…

Qualified Business and Personal Coach and owner of KC Coaching with over 10 years experience of 1:1 and group/team coaching. 

Current Work:

Running training sessions/coaching workshops for junior doctors in NHS hospitals in the north west of England

Feedback from these workshops:

Useful insight into NHS Values and how they can be reflected upon by using real life complaints.”

 “Cases helpful way of understanding the values and ways to improve.”

“Trainer was very good.”

 “Useful session to reflect on how we can improve our own practice.”

 “Well facilitated workshop.”

 “Thank you for a great session.”

“Good afternoon – good awareness of patient’s experiences and how values have not been met.”

 “Very good session.”

Good use of real complaints and discussion.”

“The overall session was very helpful and useful.”

 “It makes you reflect on your own clinical practise and the way you treat patients.”

 “Enjoyable session.”

“Good to learn the values and be able to apply them to a case.”

“Really lovely trainer who was approachable and made us feel at ease.”

Useful session to reinforce the values of the NHS.”

Why I’m good at what I do…

Karen Chambers, the owner of KC Coaching, is a qualified Business and Personal Coach with over 10 years experience of individual and group coaching. 

Now based in the South-East, I've worked in the East Midlands, Lancashire and Yorkshire and have clients around the UK who I see face-to-face or by using Skype.

As a coach I provide the tools and ongoing support for individuals to be more focussed and motivated, have the confidence to face new and difficult situations, adjust to organisational changes, develop and grow in their roles, and prepare for new roles.

Specialties:
Career coaching for individuals in a technical/scientific environment
Setting objectives in new role
Interview coaching
Team building
Confidence and self-esteem issues
Presentation skills
Dealing with change (e.g. organisational changes)
Work/Life Balance
New direction in life
New career direction
Phobias e.g. public speaking, using the telephone

 
Professional Qualifications & Memberships:
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Business & Personal Coaching accredited via Chester University
  • Barefoot Business & Personal Coaching Training www.barefootcoaching.co.uk
  • BSc in Computing & Management, Loughborough University.
  • Founder member of The Coaching Circle www.coachingcircle.co.uk
  • Regularly attend Coaching Supervision and CPD (continuous personal development) training days to keep up to date with latest coaching techniques and effectiveness as a coach.
  • Fully insured with both professional indemnity and public liability insurance
  • I spend much of my time helping businesses to plan and implement their marketing activity. Karen helped me to remember to help myself in the same area and this cobbler now has some new shoes.
  • Organising myself both at home and in work has been a challenge for me and with a few simple and easy to implement strategies, Karen has helped me to plan and execute a clear out of decades of stuff. I am using this approach to sort out our loft as well. It has been well worth it. Thank you Karen!
  • The foresight that Karen presented at the Maidstone meeting was insightful, interactive and fun. It's always good to be challenged and re-focused. Karen's presentation style is warm and knowledgeable, I would recommend her talk to other groups.
  • What I do

    • Business Coaching and Consultancy
    • Training

    My Stats

    Last online 29th Oct 2018
    Member since 6th Jul 2010
    Number of testimonials 4
    Meetings attended 325

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