Welcome

Welcome to my website…..Thanks for stopping by!

I set up my business in training, facilitation and coaching in 2017, after over fourteen years working as an academic. I draw on my academic expertise and experience to offer training and consultancy around gender and LGBT equality and inclusion to organisations and groups in the private, public or voluntary sector. I gained a coaching qualification in 2017 and offer professional-development coaching within organisations as well as to individuals. I am based in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK but happily work more widely.

I hope you enjoy having a look around the website. If you have any queries or are interested in working together, please get in touch. I look forward to our conversation!

Never doubt that a small group of committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
Margaret Mead

 

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I have known Julie Scanlon for a number of years and have worked with her on several initiatives, including facilitating digital story-telling workshops with local women and the programming and running of seminars and screenings focused on aspects of women’s experience, including issues of  sex, sexuality and voice. Julie is a brilliant and insightful colleague who puts people at their ease and brings out the best in them by being empathic and approachable but also highly professional, an enviable set of characteristics and skills which are crucial for success in her chosen field  of training, facilitation and coaching.

Highly recommended.

Karen Ross, Professor of Gender and Media, Newcastle University

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The focus groups that Julie facilitated were incredibly well managed. When discussing more sensitive topics the space always felt respectful, safe and engaging. All of us were able to speak, without feeling pressured to do so.

Focus group participant