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Coaching Inside and Out uses life coaching to challenge and support people convicted of offences or at risk of offending. Clients realise their strengths, find their own solutions, and improve their lives and the lives of others with techniques used … Continue reading
Are you: a qualified and experienced coach? based or willing to work in the Staffordshire / West Midlands area? committed to developing your craft? self-employed (or prepared to be)? willing to complete some basic administrative and reporting procedures? Coaching Inside … Continue reading
After a month in my new role as CIAO’s CEO I have been reflecting on what drew me to the position and what it feels like to be here. Firstly, thank you for the warm welcome the team have extended … Continue reading
I am delighted to announce that this week CIAO’s new CEO Anna Maddox takes up the reins of leading and managing our work. Anna joins us from the National Childbirth Trust where she was Head of Partnerships. This step marks … Continue reading
Are you coaching people who are socially excluded? Show us where you are and share what you know? In 2010 a small group of people who used coaching to help others enhance both their lives and work got together to … Continue reading
We’re excited to announce a new role of Chief Executive Officer to help us build on all that everyone in CIAO and our Founder and Managing Director, Clare McGregor, have put in place since 2010. Clare herself will step down … Continue reading
A major international funder, the Oak Foundation, has asked CIAO to explore the impact of our coaching after reading Coaching Behind Bars. We’re delighted they’ve given a grant that will help us do this and to spread the word about … Continue reading
It’s been nearly seven years since we first asked people to join us to design a coaching approach for prisoners and, whilst we’ve coached over 800 clients inside and out, we want to coach far more. We said “This will … Continue reading
Liz Cross (our Chair) and Jane Cromblehome (a trustee) have both been shortlisted in the Not-for-Profit/Public Service category of the national Non-Executive Director Awards by professors from Cranfield University and Henley University for the different boards they chair. It’s fabulous recognition of the great people CIAO … Continue reading
CIAO has been offering coaching as part of the Trafford Early Help partnership since 2016 to help some of Trafford’s most at risk families. This means working with 53 young people aged 13+ and their families, particularly those displaying anti-social … Continue reading