Grace Baylis, Job Coaching Operations Manager, BiTC
Grace is the within the People Programmes team of BITC. Alongside her team, she works to engage member business volunteers in various programmes to support individuals across the UK to develop skills, grow their knowledge of the job market and improve their wellbeing. Grace has been working on the national programme rollout of the job coaching programme over the last 12 months.
Mark Dixon, Employment & Training Manager, Clarion Futures
Mark has been the Employment & Training Manager for Clarion Futures Midlands and North region since September 2017 and has worked in the employment & training sector since 2001 managing externally funded provision in the not-for-profit, charity and further education sectors. His role involves the design, development, and delivery of jobs & training in regions that include, Birmingham, Coventry, Walsall, Stoke, Sheffield, Greater Manchester, Leeds, and Bradford. In addition to this Mark also manages the Clarion Futures internal triage service (Guideline) and our Jobs & Training Grants programme.
With four regional leads, Clarion Futures’ offer includes a mixture of, face-to-face IAG, traditional and online training, employer led provision and importantly partnership work.