Trainer Profiles

Our trainers are all experts in their fields and draw on their experience and up-to-date practical knowledge to deliver practical and engaging training courses. Feedback from post-course questionnaires shows that delegates value their ability to help delegates relate what they learn to their own organisations and projects. 

Elizabeth Scholes

Elizabeth delivers courses relating to human resources and employment law.

Elizabeth is an independent Employment Law and HR Consultant who specialises in the Third Sector. A former employment solicitor, Elizabeth has worked extensively with charities and voluntary organisations, and has also been a Trustee at two large Birmingham charities.

Elizabeth advises on a wide range of employment matters including contracts, dispute resolution, dismissals, redundancies, and charity restructuring. She also provides HR and employment law training. 


Rob Legge

Rob delivers courses relating to management and leadership.

Rob is an experienced senior manager in the third sector having lead the Oxfam shops national network, been fundraising director at RNIB, community services director at Sense and CEO of Focus Birmingham. Rob specialises in providing strategic advice and coaching to leaders of small to medium third sector organisations. His ideas are built on what works and his workshops are always interactive, fun and stimulate learning.


Liz Bell

Liz delivers training relating to communications and copy writing.

Liz is a freelancer based in Birmingham. Liz works with all types of third sector organisations to improve the way they communicate, through a combination of copywriting, publicity and strategy development.